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A.R.P. DEMONSTRATION

A.R.P. Demonstration (1940)

Men and women of the A.R.P. demonstrate their skills.

DUTCH ARP INSPECTED BY QUEEN WILHELMINA

Dutch Arp Inspected By Queen Wilhelmina (1939)

Footage of Queen Wilhelmina inspecting ARP workers in...

POLICE EXHIBITION

Police Exhibition (1951)

Police demonstration at exhibition in Brighton, East Sussex.

ARP POSTERS - 1936 aka A.R.P. POSTER 1936

Arp Posters - 1936 AKA A.R.P. Poster 1936 (1936)

Close shots of poster encouraging people to play a...

FIRE FIGHTING DEMONSTRATION FOR CIVILIANS

Fire Fighting Demonstration For Civilians (1941)

Crowd watches firefighting demonstration on bomb...

ALEXANDRIA BOMBED

Alexandria Bombed (1941)

A look at the ruins of Alexandria after it has been bombed. Egypt.

A.R.P. - AIR - RAID - PRECAUTIONS

A.R.P. - Air - Raid - Precautions (1938)

Gas masks are made and tried on by British people to prepare...

ARP aka LADY READING SPEAKS ON ARP

Arp AKA Lady Reading Speaks On Arp (1938)

Dowager Marchioness of Reading calls on women to do their...

A.R.P. RALLY - LAMBETH

A.R.P. Rally - Lambeth (1938)

Samuel Hoare unveils tablet to work of fire brigade in the past, and...

A.R.P. ACTIVITIES CONTINUE

A.R.P. Activities Continue (1938)

Air raid precautions continue with shelters being built and gas mask...

SOUTHPORT aka NEW ARP MOBILE STATION AT SOUTHPORT

Southport AKA New Arp Mobile Station At Southport (1939)

Footage of the ARP mobile Station at...

INDUSTRIAL ARP

Industrial Arp (1939)

Air raid rehearsal at a radio factory in Southend in Essex.

RAID PROOF

Raid Proof "Tubes" (1939)

Footage showing how the new raid flood door on London's underground work.

NEWCASTLE - FIRE

Newcastle - Fire (1939)

Firemen battle intense flames at granary in Newcastle, Tyne and Wear.

CIVIL DEFENCE - TRAILER

Civil Defence - Trailer (1939)

Item which the commentator urges members of public to join up to the ARP...

FIRE PRACTICE AT THE ZOO

Fire Practice At The Zoo (1940)

The ARP detachment at London Zoo practice with their hoses.

NAZI PLANE CRASHES IN ESSEX

Nazi Plane Crashes In Essex (1940)

A German bomber shot at by British defences crashes on houses in...

ARMS WORKS FIRE HERO HONOURED

Arms Works Fire Hero Honoured (1940)

Herbert Morrison presents OBE to man who risked life to fight...

RIVER EMERGENCY SERVICE

River Emergency Service (1940)

The Port of London sets up floating hospitals to deal with casualties on...

HELPING WITH THE HARVEST

Helping With The Harvest (1940)

Girls of the ARP come into the country to help out gathering in the...

AIR RAID VICTIM

Air Raid Victim (1940)

An elderly victim of the blitz tells what befell her when her home was bombed.

THE CODE OF THE ROAD

The Code Of The Road (1955)

Transport Minister introduces the new edition of the Highway Code.

VANGUARDS

Vanguards (1949)

Footage of dog being trained to protect Vanguards in Clerkenwell.

AIR RAID VICTIMS FUNERAL - 1940

Air Raid Victims Funeral - 1940 (1940)

Funeral of the two air raid victims in 1940.

GAS MASKS - ENGLAND 1940

Gas Masks - England 1940 (1940)

Gas attack rescue drill is performed by ARP troops.

MOBILE LAUNDRY

Mobile Laundry (1941)

A van collects laundry in order to save petrol during wartime.

AIR RAID SHELTER aka ALL CLEAR

Air Raid Shelter AKA All Clear (1940)

People walking out of municipal air raid shelter - probably in...

 ARP AND WORKERS CLEAR UP BOMB SITE

Arp And Workers Clear Up Bomb Site (1940)

Workers in London clear up a bomb site.

FIRE PREVENTION DEPENDS ON YOU aka FIRE PREVENTION WEEK IN N.S.W.

Fire Prevention Depends On You AKA Fire Prevention Week In N.S.W. (1967)

Australian firemen...

QUARANTINE FOR ANIMALS

Quarantine For Animals (1970-1979)

Dogs and cats are moved into and out of quarantine centre near airport.

BELGIAN CIVIL DEFENCE EXERCISE aka BELGIAN ARP

Belgian Civil Defence Exercise AKA Belgian Arp (1938)

Demonstrations of methods used to deal with...

SWANS RESCUED AT WAPPING

Swans Rescued At Wapping (1956)

RSPCA members rescue swans.

NOTTINGHAM

Nottingham (1930-1939)

Air Raid Precautions (ARP) workers rush into action in a demonstration of their...

ANIMAL HOSPITAL beware - other Colour Pics share this title

Animal Hospital Beware - Other Colour Pics Share This Title (1968)

Dogs and cats are treated at...

MR CHURCHILL IN GLASGOW

Mr Churchill In Glasgow (1941)

Churchill and US special envoy Harry Hopkins inspect Glasgow's Civil...

ARP DEMONSTRATION IN WARSAW

Arp Demonstration In Warsaw (1939)

Footage of ARP demonstration in Warsaw, Poland.

THAMES AMBULANCE SERVICE

Thames Ambulance Service (1939)

Footage of Minister of Health Walter Elliot attending training exercise...

A WARTIME WEDDING

A Wartime Wedding (1939)

Footage of the wedding of Miss Clifton Browne and Lord Amhurst in Colgate,...

RAF ON THE WESTERN FRONT

RAF On The Western Front (1940)

The RAF take on German bombers and fighters during an air raid in...

WHAT TO DO IN AN AIR RAID

What To Do In An Air Raid (1940)

Great story full of instructions - like - don't stand looking up at...

ACTION! - AN INCIDENT IN THE BLITZKRIEG

Action! - An Incident In The Blitzkrieg (1940)

Good scenes just after a bomb has dropped on London.

CHILDREN'S DAY AT TORQUAY

Children's Day At Torquay (1934)

Children celebrate a jubilee at Torquay.

Special - FAITHFUL SERVANT

Special - Faithful Servant (1951)

Nelly, 32 years old pony, goes to RSPCA retirement home - family...

FIRST AID FOR SWANS

First Aid For Swans (1951)

Swans have to be captured and cleaned after a ship spills oil in the River...

CHURCHILL SEES FOR HIMSELF

Churchill Sees For Himself (1940)

Good material of Churchill inspecting bomb damaged homes.

BOMB DAMAGE - LONDON

Bomb Damage - London (1940)

Civil defence workers working on rubble of bomb sites after air raid -...

V1 BOMB DAMAGE WALTHAMSTOW

V1 Bomb Damage Walthamstow (1944)

Clearing up debris following flying bomb raid in Walthamstow.

SEAL CROSSES CHANNEL aka SEAL ON THE BEACH

Seal Crosses Channel AKA Seal On The Beach (1949)

Several shots of RSPCA officials and the police...

SNOWBOUND ANIMALS

Snowbound Animals (1963)

Food transported in helicopter to snowbound animals at Yelverton.

 SNOW IN THE WEST COUNTRY

Snow In The West Country (1955)

Clearing roads and feeding animals during snowy spell in Devon.