Collections: Society and Welfare

Working Class Britain
collection
Hobbies
collection
Bank holidays
collection
The creation of the NHS
collection
Marriage in the 1950s and 1960s
collection
Men and Money - The City in the 1960s
collection
Second Wave Feminism
collection
The gay rights movement
collection
Coal mining in Britain
collection
Panorama - Mods and Rockers
video
Tuesday Documentary - The Block
video
Rain in My Heart
video

 

1940s

The 9th century art of wassailing, 1949
video
Modern Vikings recreate voyage to Britain, 1949
video
Bell foundries, 1949
video

 

1950s

The chair bodgers of the Chilterns, 1950
video
Electricity warning, 1950
video
Atomic bomb drill in Bristol, 1951
video
Happy Xmas (Deliveries are over), 1951
video
One month to Christmas, 1952
video
The £1,000 House, 1952
video
Carmelite nuns build their own chapel, 1954
video
The end of rationing, 1954
video
New rifles for the Army, 1954
video
Special Enquiry: Teenagers introduction, 1955
video
Special Enquiry: the schoolgirl, 1955
video
Special Enquiry: the debutante, 1955
video
Special Enquiry: the teddy boys, 1955
video
Modern life in Sweden, 1956
video
Wakes Week in Blackburn, 1957
video
A visit to a tattoo parlour, 1959
video
Berlin before the wall, 1959
video
Vox pops on flu remedies, 1959
video
New York juvenile delinquents, 1959
video
Nude mannequins are too sexy, 1959
video

 

1960s

Has Scunthorpe sold its soul? 1960
video
Inside a hosiery factory, 1960
video
Looking At Australia, 1961
video
Martin Luther King interview, 1961
video
Solo bell-ringer, 1961
video
Royal Mint, 1962
video
Manners maketh the man, 1962
video
Beeching report, 1963
video
Time on Our Hands, 1963
video
Haaf netting, 1965
video
Pillar boxes, 1965
video
Blue lamps on police helmets, 1966
video
Equal pay for women, 1968
video
Windowed city car, 1968
video
Decimalisation - new coins, 1968
video
Singing binman record deal, 1968
video
Legs - a scientific study, 1968
video
Pipeman of the year, 1968
video
Europe: Them and Us, 1968
video
The new 50p coin, 1969
video
Metric loos, 1969
video

 

1970s

Dungeness lady lifeboat launchers, 1970
video
Ajax and Rhyme, 1970
video
An Englishman's home, 1970
video
Fairy bridge, 1970
video
The Principality of Sealand, 1970
video
Police Box demolition, 1970
video
How to spend your pocket money, 1970
video
Town borders - east or west? - 1971
video
Northern working men's clubs, 1971
video
Weightlifting = weight shifting? 1971
video
Bottom pinching experiment, 1971
video
Rothbury address system, 1971
video
Mind Over Matter, 1972
video
Wilf Lunn's protest bike, 1972
video
Eyesore - the law of ancient light, 1972
video
Chocks away, 1972
video
Evans Oil, 1972
video
Muddy road, 1973
video
Three-day week horses, 1974
video
Photographing Byker, 1974
video
What makes a perfect cuppa? 1975
video
Smallest house, 1975
video
Sailor Wilf, 1976
video
Sack-racing pensioner, 1977
video
Political disillusionment, 1978
video
Nuclear-warning pub landlord, 1978
video
Miles to kilometres, 1978
video

 

1980s

Shark cheque, 1980
video
The Irish in England, 1980
video
On Childhood, 1980
video
The Hazard Bus, 1984
video
Tidy Up Walsall, 1986
video

 

 

 

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collection
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