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  • 1926 Cat no. 6518

    Prince of Wales Visit to Luton

    1926, Luton (Bedfordshire)

    The visit of H.R.H. The Prince of Wales to Luton.

    Cat no. 6518

    0:09:29

    Black and White, silent

  • 1938 Cat no. 6527

    Luton Airport

    1938, Luton (Bedfordshire)

    A newsreel-style amateur film celebrating the opening of Luton Airport in July 1938.

    Cat no. 6527

    0:03:51

    Black and White, silent

  • c. 1965 Cat no. 6549

    Luton Central Development

    c. 1965, Luton (Bedfordshire)

    Amateur footage of the changes to Luton's town centre, an air display at Luton Airport, holiday pictures abroad and hot air ballooning.

    Cat no. 6549

    0:07:55

    colour, silent

  • 1950 Cat no. 6569

    The New Councillor

    1950, Luton (Bedfordshire)

    A dramatisation of the election of a new borough councillor: how he gains experience through his relationship with the leaders of the council, and with the people who elected him.

    Cat no. 6569

    0:19:04

    Black and White, sound

  • 1970s Cat no. 6587

    The Employment of the Disabled

    1970s, Luton (Bedfordshire)

    Documentary detailing the employment of people with disabilities.

    Cat no. 6587

    0:14:16

    colour, sound

  • 1938 Cat no. 6588

    Footlights

    1938, Luton (Bedfordshire)

    A silent comedy, set in a theatrical agency, produced and acted by the Luton Amateur Film Club.

    Cat no. 6588

    0:19:02

    Black and White, silent

  • 1964 Cat no. 6608

    County Borough

    1964, Luton (Bedfordshire)

    The residents of Luton celebrate the town's new County Borough status.

    Cat no. 6608

    0:17:05

    colour, silent

  • 1926 - 1976 Cat no. 6621

    As We Were - Luton 1926-1976

    1926 - 1976, Luton (Bedfordshire)

    A compilation film celebrating Luton's 50 years as a municipal borough.

    Cat no. 6621

    1:22:02

    colour, silent

  • 1959 Cat no. 6625

    I Want To Go To School

    1959, Luton (Bedfordshire)

    The daily life of British schoolchildren and their teachers, with an aim to further educate parents about modern schooling methods.

    Cat no. 6625

    0:30:05

    Black and White, sound

  • c. 1945 Cat no. 6633

    Civil Defence of Luton

    c. 1945, Luton (Bedfordshire)

    The film re-enacts the development of civil defence in the Borough of Luton during World War II.

    Cat no. 6633

    0:37:49

    Black and White, silent

  • 1935 Cat no. 6646

    Chapeau for Chevalier

    1935, Luton (Bedfordshire)

    Maurice Chevalier visiting Luton, the manufacturing centre of the entertainer's trademark straw boater.

    Cat no. 6646

    0:00:57

    Black and White, sound

  • 1935 Cat no. 8506

    Silver Jubilee Celebrations of HM King George V and Queen Mary 1910-1935

    1935, Luton (Bedfordshire)

    A carnival style parade through Luton town centre to celebrate the 25th anniversary of the reign of King George V.

    Cat no. 8506

    0:05:20

    Black and White, silent