Film of the day
English Victory at Wimbledon
Non-Fiction19262 minsSilent Location: Wimbledon
Action from the 1926 Wimbledon Ladies' Singles final between Kitty Godfree and Lilí de Álvarez.
The Queen in Suffolk
Sponsored film197719 mins Location: Ipswich
Flag-waving and fanfare in the warm July sunshine for the Silver Jubilee visit of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth to Ipswich and Felixstowe.
Ashford in the Water Well Dressing
Amateur film196326 mins Location: Ashford in the Water
Attention to detail, dedication and an artist's touch are needed to create the designs made from seeds and petals that go on to adorn the wells of Derbyshire.
Robin Hood's Bay
Amateur film19796 mins Location: Robin Hood's Bay
Yorkshire’s answer to Looe island, with its alleyways, bolt holes and secret passages for smugglers of days gone by to evade the excise men.
Gandhi in England British Screen News No. 335
Mahatma Gandhi's arrival in England for the second India Round Table Conference at St James's Palace
The Royal National Eisteddfod of Wales 1958
Promotional195817 mins Location: Ebbw Vale/Glyn Ebwy
RTB, the Ebbw Vale steel company, records a town highlight, preparations for which have been in train a year, involving organisers, competitors, quarrymen and steel workers.
Panorama of Calcutta, India, From the River Ganges.
One of the earliest films to be shot in India apparently shows the Calcutta ghats - or does it?
A Central Indian Town: Udaipur
School programme and Educational film19379 mins
Life in Udaipur in Rajasthan, with shots of temples, markets and busy streets.
Governor's Durbar, Bihar and Orissa
Official duties and big game hunting in 1920s India, filmed by Lord Stephenson’s private secretary