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We found this film we thought was lost about the making of mercury thermometers in Wealdstone. We’re not sure of the date if anyone has any suggestions. Watch it here: https://youtu.be/WCDDnQF0X1M
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New to the Archive: With the D-Day 75th Anniversary having taken place on 06/06/2019 this Gaumont British Newsreel examines the Allied capture of Cherbourg not long after the initial landings. http://bit.ly/2WTLYp6

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#WomensWorldCup Vintage news reports from the 20th century show the history of women’s football: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LbydyjfFeFw

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The 7 June marks the 90th Anniversary of the ratification of the Lateran Treaty which recognised the Vatican City as a state. It is the smallest state in the world. This collection looks back at the treaty and its signing. http://bit.ly/2HSh7Rm

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Lost & Found Nº2: Thermometers This British Pathé film missing from our archive for decades has just been discovered in another collection. Take a look at a film we have lost and found. (Film ID ) BRITISH PATHÉ’S STORY Before television people came to movie theatres to watch the news. British Pathé was at the forefront of cinematic journalism blending information with entertainment to popular effect. Over the course of a century it documented everything from major armed conflicts and seismic

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The 6 June marks the 75th Anniversary of the D-Day landings during World War Two (1939-1945) the largest seabourne invasion in history. This special collection examines the landings their impact and aftermath. http://bit.ly/2MoW5yh

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On 5 June 1968 Robert Kennedy the brother of John F. Kennedy and the Senator for New York was assassinated. These films examine the tragic event and its aftermath. http://bit.ly/2HSgK9q