Videos of Benfleet

All these pages are published elsewhere on this site, but are also shown here as they have an video recording attached.

A number of these videos along with others people have taken of Benfleet are on our YouTube Channel.

Page link: The Mayor's Reception on Armed Forces Day
The Mayor's Reception on Armed Forces Day
Held in the atrium of CPDC Offices
Page link: CPDC Mayors Speech On Armed Forces Day 20th June 2016
CPDC Mayors Speech On Armed Forces Day 20th June 2016
A speech to the forces and in memory of Sapper Ellison
Page link: Armed Forces Day Flag Raising
Armed Forces Day Flag Raising
Raising the flag in the downpour on Monday 20th June 2016
Page link: Sapper Ellison Way
Sapper Ellison Way
Naming ceremony on Monday 20th June 2016
Page link: Lighting a Beacon to celebrate her Majesty the Queen's 90th birthday.
Lighting a Beacon to celebrate her Majesty the Queen's 90th birthday.
Event took place on the RSPB West Canvey Marsh site
Page link: Crossing the Creek and Progress in building the bridge
Crossing the Creek and Progress in building the bridge
The video shows various vehicles crossing Benfleet Creek and the state of progress in building the bridge.
Page link: Canvey Bridge Pile Driving Ceremony
Canvey Bridge Pile Driving Ceremony
The first pile is driven in by Essex Lord Lieut. R.B. Colvin on Wed. 21st May 1930
Page link: Mr Joyce on HMS London 1942-46
Mr Joyce on HMS London 1942-46
To Alexandria and the Far East
Page link: Mr Joyce receives a Russian Ushakov medal
Mr Joyce receives a Russian Ushakov medal
For being part of the WW2 Arctic Convoys
Page link: Mr Joyce's memories of HMS London and PQ17
Mr Joyce's memories of HMS London and PQ17
He served in the Royal Navy on the arctic convoys during WW2.
Page link: Benfleet Yacht Club towed away
Benfleet Yacht Club towed away
The 1840 Light Ship being towed away in 1984
Page link: Essex Carriers - Video
Essex Carriers - Video
Work And Recreation
Page link: Hold Tight!
Hold Tight!
A High Speed Car Ride via Victoria House Corner, Benfleet
Page link: Benfleet Pageant 1994
Benfleet Pageant 1994
Video of St. Mary's 1100 Year Anniversary Pageant
Page link:
"Mrs. Frequently" - Video
With her Old Friends
Page link: Essex Carriers Ltd - Video
Essex Carriers Ltd - Video
At Work and Play
Page link: Houseboat Fire in 1956
Houseboat Fire in 1956
Tragic death of three year old twins.
Page link: Benfleet Remembrance Service
Benfleet Remembrance Service
Video of the service
Page link: Steam Locos at Benfleet Station
Steam Locos at Benfleet Station
First to go over the new Ferry Road bridge
Page link: Ferry Road Railway Bridge
Ferry Road Railway Bridge
Time lapse video of the bridge replacement project
Page link: Benfleet in 1923
Benfleet in 1923
The shops and people around Benfleet on 30th August 1923
Page link: H.M.S. Jervis Bay.
H.M.S. Jervis Bay.
Bob Glenville Read. Killed in Action.
Page link: Tornado hits Benfleet
Tornado hits Benfleet
And causes local damage
Page link: Jet Garage - Bread and Cheese Hill - Benfleet
Jet Garage - Bread and Cheese Hill - Benfleet
Rare cine film from about 1965/66
Page link: Tarpots Corner, Benfleet 1968 Flood
Tarpots Corner, Benfleet 1968 Flood
A rare cine recording of Tarpots Corner after three days of rain
Page link: Tornado at Benfleet Station (Part II)
Tornado at Benfleet Station (Part II)
Last steam train over the 100 year old bridge
Page link: Tornado at Benfleet Station
Tornado at Benfleet Station
A Piece of History in the Making
Page link: 'The Duke' Visits Benfleet
'The Duke' Visits Benfleet
The Age Of Steam
Page link: Hadleigh Olympic Torch moves to Basildon
Hadleigh Olympic Torch moves to Basildon
The last Torchbearer arrives at Rayleigh Weir
Page link: Hadleigh Olympic Torch - Mountain Bike Section
Hadleigh Olympic Torch - Mountain Bike Section
Dan Jarvis carries the Torch around the track
Page link: Hadleigh Olympic Torch
Hadleigh Olympic Torch
Police Protection
Page link: South East Essex Community Archives
South East Essex Community Archives
Launch event at Essex Record Office Saturday 2nd April 2011
Page link: Benfleet Community Archive First Birthday
Benfleet Community Archive First Birthday
A report of the Exhibition on the 10th March 2012
Page link: Benfleet Community Archive Launch
Benfleet Community Archive Launch
A video summary of the launch
Page link: The Bunker and The Barrier
The Bunker and The Barrier
A video of the BCA visits to each
Page link: Launch of Tilbury and Chadwell Memories
Launch of Tilbury and Chadwell Memories
Latest Community Archive site launched on Sunday 1st April 2012
Page link: Ted Heaney
Ted Heaney
The Birdman of Benfleet
Page link: WW2 Southern Pillbox
WW2 Southern Pillbox
A fine example on the Benfleet shores
Page link: The Tarpots Christmas Lights 2011
The Tarpots Christmas Lights 2011
Private annual light display
Page link: South East Essex Community Archives
South East Essex Community Archives
Launch speeches at ERO 2nd April 2011