Old Films

A selection of old films from the 1930's onwards showing many differnt aspects of Canvey life

Page link: Coastal flooding in the UK
Coastal flooding in the UK
A BBC Film 1953
Page link: The aftermath of the 1987 Hurricane
The aftermath of the 1987 Hurricane
Video showing damage taken by John Dawkins.
Page link: Video of Casino Amusement Centre.
Video of Casino Amusement Centre.
Just before demolition in 1993
Page link: The area they want to destroy
The area they want to destroy
between the Dutch Village and Cornelius
Page link: Lightermen Video
Lightermen Video
Dated 1985
Page link: Canvey Carnival Cine Film c1979
Canvey Carnival Cine Film c1979
Relive memories of the worlds greatest Carnival!
Page link: Canvey Island Carnival Cine Film 1977
Canvey Island Carnival Cine Film 1977
Rare chance to relive this great Jubilee event
Page link: Canvey Carnival Cine Film 1978
Canvey Carnival Cine Film 1978
Watch the parade at Leigh Beck
Page link: BBC Film Canvey Island Floods of 1953
BBC Film Canvey Island Floods of 1953
BBC Interview by the BBC with Geoff Barsby in 2008
Page link: Waterside Farm Sports Centre 1976
Waterside Farm Sports Centre 1976
When the Red Devils dropped in
Category link: 1983 Video clips
1983 Video clips
Interviews with Aubrey Stevens and other residents of Canvey Island
Category link: ITN News Clips
ITN News Clips
Old news clips about Canvey
Category link: London Screens Archive
London Screens Archive
London's Screen Archives is the regional network, managed by Film London, of organisations with moving image collections.
Category link: Reg Valentine's 1935 cine films
Reg Valentine's 1935 cine films
More coming shortly
Category link: British Pathe Films
British Pathe Films
Old Canvey Films
Category link: Claxton's Flicks
Claxton's Flicks
Old films of Canvey Island