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The Old Roman Bath
Taking the waters: soldiers suffering from rheumatism and sciatica visit the hot mineral spring at Bath
Non-Fiction 1916 1 mins Silent
Topical Budget's newsreel cameras take a trip to the hot mineral spring at Bath in this item from mid-WWI. At the old Roman bath, wounded soldiers suffering from rheumatism and sciatica are "restored to health" - or so the intertitles claim.
Current affairs 1977 13 mins Location: Bath
A special report looks into the preparations for the Queen’s Silver Jubilee and her subsequent tour of the South West.
Non-Fiction 1923 1 mins Silent Location: Frome
The Prince of Wales visits Bath and Frome in this 1923 newsreel for local cinemas
Government sponsored film 1965 25 mins Location: Bath
Post-nuclear planning in Bath - a Civil Defence training film about the billeting of the homeless after a nuclear bomb
Travelogue 1947 17 mins Silent Location: Cheddar Gorge
Hitchcock went the wrong way! Head south by southwest with this travelogue from Bath to Cornwall.
Non-Fiction 1917 10 mins Silent Location: Bath
The parasols and puppet shows are out in this joyful springtime gala for Bath's Red Cross hospitals
Non-Fiction 1917 1 mins Silent Location: Bath
Wartime wedding bells for Richard Lloyd George, son of the PM, at Bath Abbey.
1962 12 mins Location: Soho
A children’s guide to bustling Soho, with a glimpse of its music industry, architecture and thriving restaurant scene.
Documentary 1969 25 mins
On release from jail, a man recalls the events leading up to his imprisonment.
1968 78 mins
It’s Britain vs USA in this drama by Dennis Potter as mild-mannered George finds himself in thrall to brash American Sam.
Drama 1968 27 mins
Three women seek the truth about love from a crystal ball in an early Fay Weldon play about trust and jealousy.
Action and Adventure 1955 28 mins
Four village schoolchildren encounter a spot of trouble when some crooks take up residence in the woods.
The one where Lindsay Anderson makes a film about fuel efficiency…