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Watch BBC archive film

Holiday in Devon

An amazing insight into British holidays, housings and school life from the 1940s-80s.

Reel History Experience

Child using vintage film camera

Come and get hands-on with archive films and equipment, at four live Reel History events.

Reel History of Britain

Melvyn Bragg

Through archive film Melvyn Bragg brings alive a social history of 20th Century Britain.

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Popcorn and cinema ticket

If you work with groups of children and adults order our history activity group packs.

BBC Schools: History

Illustrations of Roman sandals and helmet

Find activities and curriculum links for KS2 on Primary History.

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