Sound actions by category: Social 2
Sound action recordings are of sounds designed to affect people, including situations where many make sounds together towards a common goal. Often they're of voices, but they also include sirens, bells, fireworks and more.
PUB SONG AND MUSIC
Duke of Kendal Pub regulars sing old songs round the piano at the Duke of Kendal, near Marble Arch.
Golden Eagle 1 Pub regulars sing around a piano at the Golden Eagle, central London.
Golden Eagle 2 More song from the Golden Eagle pub on the same evening.
Sir Colin Campbell 1 Irish musicians play traditional music in the Sir Colin Campbell pub, Kilburn.
Sir Colin Campbell 2 Irish musicians play traditional music in the Sir Colin Campbell pub, Kilburn.
Banger race Wimbledon Brief introductory music then a banger race gets underway at Wimbledon Stadium.
Changing the Guard Two military bands leave Buckingham Palace at the close of the Changing the Guard ceremony.
Chinese New Year Performers sound percussion to accompany a Chinese dragon near Gerard Street.
Guy Fawkes 2009 Local residents gather on top of a hill in south-east London to see and hear the fireworks.
Harvest festival organ Music from a Dean's fairground organ mounted in the back of van at the Pearly Kings and Queens harvest festival.
London Cross Country 10k Runners approach the finishing line in the London Cross Country Champs on Parliament Hill.
London Marathon 2011 Spectators' cheers and other sounds along the route of the 2011 London Marathon in Lower Thames Street.
Met steam 1 An ex-LNER 4-6-0 blasts up Chorleywood bank with a down special during London Underground's 1998 Steam on the Met event.
Mr Punch Barnes A Punch and Judy man entertains children at the Barnes annual fete, south-west London.
Music from passing cars Friday and Saturday night drivers play music as they cruise along a rat run in south-east London.
Pub quiz night Catford A pub quiz mistress reads out the questions to the clientele of a popular southeast London pub.
Rollerskating Santas Around 150–200 rollerskaters head along the road through Piccadilly Circus in a Christmas-themed stunt.
Royal wedding street party Voices and a brief burst of music at a street party celebrating the wedding of Prince William and Kate Middleton.
St Georges Day Whitton 1 St George's Day parade in Whitton, south-west London, with bands, morris dancers and motorcycle club.
St Georges Day Whitton 2 Sounds of the after-parade street party in Whitton. People watch and cheer as a car is clamped and lifted onto a truck.
St Pancras station pianist A woman sings and plays one of the pianos meant for public use at St Pancras International train station.
St Patricks Day parade Sounds of marching bands and floats in the St Patrick's Day parade along Piccadilly.
Thames Boat Race 2010 The Oxford and Cambridge crews pass Chiswick Eyot during the annual Thames Boat Race.
Charlton vs Bristol intro Stadium announcer and club anthem at the start of the Charlton Athletic vs Bristol Rovers match.
Outside Millwall Fans watch and cheer outside the Millwall Den as the home team play Stockport.
RUGBY AND CRICKET
Saracens vs South Africa The announcer introduces the two sides in the Saracens vs South Africa Tuesday night match at Wembley.
Souvenir scarves Wembley Rugby scarf sellers shout for custom beneath the underpass outside Wembley Park station before the match.
Wimbledon dog race Announcer's voice and spectators' cheering at Wimbledon dog track.
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