British Pathe archive

I have just come across this great British Pathe site. There are loads of period clips including the audience at Ready Steady Go, scooter rallies and fashion. Here are some I like.

This is a very weird silent clip of Mayfair in 1957 but it does show some early modernists on scooters. Not sure what Nell Gwyn and the flamenco dancers are about.

Shepherd's Market…

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About Me:

I have just been to the opening of Reading Steady Go. Reminded me what great music and fantastic style there is being a mod.

Top 5 tunes at the moment:

Comin' home baby. Mel Torme. Going to a go go. Miracles Ain't that peculiar. Marvin Gaye. Ipcress File theme. John Barry. I can't stand the rain. Ann Peebles

Vespa, Lambretta or other?