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Town and Gown


A film giving you a tour of Oxford and Cambridge


Produced in 1937



Cambridge Poppy Day Rag



Recorded on 8mm by C.D. Cooper.


Filmed in 1951


Focus On Cambridge


Recorded on 8mm by Norman Mason-Smith.


Produced in 1958



Here and Now: Cambridge



Kenneth Robinson takes us on a journey around Cambridge.


Produced in 1964 by Anglia Television



 Cambridge 1970s


8mm Footage by Ken S Film


Filmed during the 1970s


 Burwell Village College



From a news report .


Produced in 1971


A View Of Cambridge



Documentary about Cambridge for the 'About Britain' Series.


Produced in 1974 by Anglia Television


This is Cambridge


Documentary presented Ray Gosling.


Produced in 1974 by Granada Television


Cambridge Amateur Footage


Amateur film footage of a visit to Cambridge. 


Filmed in 1978

Plough Monday in Cambridge



Plough Monday marks the beginning of the agricultural year and the resuming of work following the Christmas period. Cambridgeshire locals celebrated this tradition with a plough dance by 'Molly Dancers'.


Produced in 1978



The Stories Of Snowy And The Buttercup Buskers: The Giant Carrot


Children's programme featuring Snowy Farr. Includes locations in Histon.


First broadcast in 1984


The 1986 Strawberry Fair


Filmed by Andy Swanney


Filmed in 1986