Lisburn Shopping Week

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Details

Location

Lisburn

Year

1930

Source

BBC NI

Format

film

black and white

Length

07min 32sec

Silent

sound

Courtesy

BBC NI, Lisburn Museum

Rights Holder

BBC NI

It is illegal to download, copy, print or otherwise utilise in any other form this material, without written consent from the copyright holder.

Description

This film shows a government scheme to encourage local trade during the depression in the 1930s. It has been restored using period music and voiceover.

Shot List

Features a parade through town of merchants with floats promoting locally made goods. Gymkhana in Wallace Park organised by Lisburn District Motorcycle Club. Royal Enniskillen Fusilier Band. Parade. Obstacle course.

Credits

Presented by Lisburn Picture House; Narrator - Michael Baguley; Producer - David Dillon; Original film donated to Lisburn Museum by John Chapman.

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