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With the kind help and cooperation of the Yorkshire Film Archive we are able to show you cine films of past events in Tickhill by linking to their website. Although silent, these films are superbly evocative of times past.

To view the films, go to the Yorkshire Film Archive website. In the top right corner in the "Search" box for the YFA Catalogue (not website), type "Tickhill". This will take you to the film clips. No need to login, just click on "watch".

Coronation Celebrations in Tickhill 1953.

The film shows festival celebrations in Tickhill to to mark the Coronation of Queen Elizabeth II in 1953. There are many shots of the floats which were highly decorated as well as the May Queen who was carried along on one of them.

For a detailed description of the scenes captured on the film, please see the attached document prepared by the Yorkshire Film Archive

Tickhill May Queen c. 1929

The film shows the May Queen procession as well as the many games and sports in which the local children took part.

For a detailed description of the scenes captured on the film, please see the attached document prepared by the Yorkshire Film Archive


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