What a Life!

June 3, 1948

Two men, worn down by their dismal daily existence, decide to take action.

Warning to Travellers

April 23, 1949

Advice for post-war British holidaymakers on how to comply with new Treasury legislation on taking money abroad, presented in comic style by Richard Massingham.

Pedestrian Crossing

May 13, 1948

Richard Massingham gives a comic demonstration of how to cross the road.

Coughs and Sneezes

January 1, 1945

This film explains how sneezing in public can spread disease, and shows how using a handkerchief can stop it.

Playing in the Road

January 1, 1947

A road safety film on the dangers of playing in the roads of London in 1947.


s focus the search bar
p open profile menu
esc close an open window
? open keyboard shortcut window

On media pages

b go back (or to parent when applicable)
e go to edit page

On TV season pages

(right arrow) go to next season
(left arrow) go to previous season

On TV episode pages

(right arrow) go to next episode
(left arrow) go to previous episode

On all image pages

a open add image window

On all edit pages

t open translation selector
ctrl+ s submit form

On discussion pages

n create new discussion
w toggle watching status
p toggle public/private
c toggle close/open
a open activity
r reply to discussion
l go to last reply
ctrl+ enter submit your message
(right arrow) next page
(left arrow) previous page