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Robin Hood's Bay
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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.

Sunbury and its Environs
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Sunbury and its Environs

Amateur film196216 mins Location: Sunbury

Leafy Sunbury on Thames is the perfect subject for this film made by members of the local Rotary Club - accompanied by river trips to Hampton Court and Windsor Castle

British Home Design 1935
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British Home Design 1935

Promotional193520 mins Location: London

A stunning promotional film presenting a picture of the huge growth of suburbia in the 1930s; featuring Art Deco and British Moderne style buildings with acres of Crittal wndows.

Pembrokeshire, My County
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Pembrokeshire, My County

Documentary196027 mins Location: St Davids / Tyddewi

Lush travelogue painting a relaxing picture of the county, from Prescelly Hills and St. David's Cathedral to Caldy Island

Dawdon Colliery
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Dawdon Colliery

News19678 mins Location: Dawdon

Grit, grime and graft fathoms beneath the North Sea for coal miners at Dawdon Colliery.

Tram Ride through Sunderland (1904)
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Tram Ride through Sunderland (1904)

Non-Fiction19043 minsSilent Location: Sunderland

The thrill of a ride through central Sunderland to the sea at Roker.

Heritage Over The Wensum
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Heritage Over The Wensum

Factual TV197525 mins Location: Norwich

The Twitchells represent a new generation. Living in the very centre of Norwich, they enjoy the benefits of a pub, markets, and an underground jazz club right on their doorstep.

This Wonderful Creation
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This Wonderful Creation

Documentary197624 mins Location: Saltaire

Back to Victorian times: a rich employer provides decent housing, a hospital, a library, a school, a boathouse, almshouses and public baths.

Chichester Tour
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Chichester Tour

Amateur film19627 minsSilent Location: Chichester

A fascinating film showing the cathedral city of Chichester before the arrival of its ringroad and the pedestrianisation of its Roman streets.

Father of British Studio Pottery
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Father of British Studio Pottery

News19784 mins Location: St Ives

Bernard Leach offers an insight into his life’s work.

Pork Scratchings
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Pork Scratchings

News19775 mins Location: Bloxwich

The Black Country delicacy that's as hard to crack as the locally produced iron and steel.

A Trip to Totnes
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A Trip to Totnes

News19705 mins Location: Totnes

The unique town of Totnes is described for viewers

Croeso i Lanelli/Welcome to Llanelli
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Croeso i Lanelli/Welcome to Llanelli

Promotional197013 mins Location: Pembrey

Llanelli has much to draw businesses and visitors, as this promotional film seeks to show, from brewery to rubber factory and the wonderful scenery beyond.

Postman Plus
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Postman Plus

Documentary197014 mins Location: Penrith

It's always nice to see the friendly postman - mail deliveries and more in the Lake District.

Tamworth Traffic
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Tamworth Traffic

Non-Fiction19788 mins Location: Tamworth

It's taking forty-five minutes to travel half a mile! The people of Tamworth want their bypass now!

The New Life
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The New Life

Promotional197117 mins Location: Telford

"A new city - your city". Telford is a different kind of new town that's not just about brick and concrete.

Edwardian Folkestone
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Edwardian Folkestone

Non-Fiction19047 minsSilent Location: Folkestone

From road sweepers to rollercoasters - all life is here in this stunning portrait of Folkestone in its Edwardian heyday.

Y Gwr O Gwr Yr Aran
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Y Gwr O Gwr Yr Aran

197829 mins Location: Llanuwchllyn

Teacher Frank Letch of Llanuwchllyn, Gwynedd discusses his life and living with his acquired disability in this TV documentary. In Welsh with English subtitles.

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