British Universities Film & Video Council

moving image and sound, knowledge and access

HILLINGDON HERITAGE SERVICE

Description
Films made for local councils in Hillingdon area since 1950s. Some earlier material donated by members of the public on local events since 1935.
Website
http://www.hillingdon.gov.uk/central/tourism/hlhs.php#arc
Keywords
Coronation celebrations; Hillingdon; Uxbridge
Access
Access available. By appointment. Access for disabled.
Facilities
Viewing facilities only for video.
Copyright
Copyright held for films, but not for most of the video material.

Moving Image, Audio and Related Documentation Holdings

Video/Film
Video: 15 hours. Amateur, documentary.
Video components: VHS Video.
Film: 5 hours. 26 reels of film of civic events, mostly from the early 1960s, made by the local authority. 73% colour film, 27% black and white film. Documentary, feature films.
Film components: 8mm, Super 8mm, 16mm, positive film.

Catalogues

Printed catalogue
Available.

Additional Information

Conservation policy
Most film has been copied onto video.

Main Contact

Name
Ms. Carolynne Cotton
Job title
Local Heritage Coordinator
Telephone
01895-250702
Fax
01895-239794
Email
ccotton@hillingdongrid.org
Address
Central Library
High Street
Uxbridge
UB8 1HD

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