This section contains a collection of videos and interactive slideshows about historical buildings and events in North Mymms.
Brookmans Park Transmitting Station
segment of video from a programme called 'The Secret Life of the Radio' mentions Brookmans Park Transmitting Station. It was produced by Tim Hunkin using old films which he says "were remastered from a 1987 PAL tape made directly from the 16mm print". In the clip Tim looks at some of the components that were used in making the BBC's first radio transmitter in the 1920s.
Top secret WWII Russian visit to Brookmans Park 1942
A virtual tour of St Mary's, North Mymms
A virtual tour of North Mymms Place
North Mymms Amateur Dramatic Society
This video provides a reminder of the activities and energy of the former North Mymms Amateur Dramatics Society. Shot in 1964, it was directed and edited by John Colville. Originally a cine film, it's was transfered to VHS and now digitised. Photographer and local historian, Mike Allen, loaned his copy to The Brookmans Park Newsletter so that it could be shared with the community.
The history of North Mymms
A documentary produced by the former North Mymms Local History Society in 1986 about the parish of North Mymms has been digitised and is now available to watch and download via YouTube. The film was made by the late Hugh Baddeley, and it was loaned to local historian, Mike Allen, to digitise and make available online for the benefit of the local community. The narration is by Phil Elgar.