London’s Screen Archives enables Londoners see their past come alive on film. Managed by Film London, we are a unique network of historic film collections that cares for, collects and screens heritage film across the city. Together we preserve London’s rich film heritage from feature films to home movies, public information films, newsreels, and records of the capital’s many different industries.
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Give The Girls a Lift
Try your luck on the Tombola and help raise money to buy a lift for Halliwick School's disabled girls
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An inspiring film of a fundraising event in Winchmore Hill, which features an array of classic games (grand prizes include a prime turkey), performances and miniature trains. The fete is ultimately a success - the film culminates with a scene that shows a new hand-operated lift in use – and was shot by a local amateur filmmaker, who was part of Planet Films and a member of the Southgate Rotary Club.
This film is from the collection of Enfield Local Studies, Library and Archive, a member of the London's Screen Archives Network.