- Oral history recordings
- Newsreels and professional films of local events
- Local radio tapes
- A wealth of amateur film and video
- Gramophone discs and tapes of local interest
- Local TV and radio programmes from 1958 to the present day
Many of our films can be viewed online; in our YouTube collection or on the BFI website. Or you could visit us and view films and listen to sound recordings free of charge in our public search room, without appointment.