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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...

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...

WEST BROMWICH aka ARP DEMONSTRATION AT WEST BROMWICH

West Bromwich AKA Arp Demonstration At West Bromwich (1939)

ARP exercise in dealing with...

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.

SHELTER MARSHALS  issue title - SAFE AND SOUND

Shelter Marshals Issue Title - Safe And Sound (1940)

A women models Shelter uniform.

MIDGET A.R.P. issue title - THAT'S THE STUFF!

Midget A.R.P. Issue Title - That's The Stuff! (1941)

An item about 3 foot 4 1/2 inch Alf Pratley,...

TINY & TALL ARP issue title - ACCORDING TO PLAN

Tiny & Tall Arp Issue Title - According To Plan (1942)

An item showing the tallest and shortest...

SMALLEST WARDEN issue title - MUCH IN LITTLE

Smallest Warden Issue Title - Much In Little (1943)

Item showing A.R.P. warden Griffin at work, he...

BOMB MODEL issue title is THIS ENGLAND

Bomb Model Issue Title Is This England (1943)

Westminster ARP wardens use scale models of buildings...

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.

ARP RELAX

Arp Relax (1940-1945)

Amateur cricket match - players are off duty members of the ARP.

GERMAN ARP EXERCISES

German Arp Exercises (1954)

ARP wardens in Germany carry out exercises using atom suits. Bad Godesberg.

BELGIAN CIVIL DEFENCE EXERCISE aka BELGIAN ARP

Belgian Civil Defence Exercise AKA Belgian Arp (1938)

Demonstrations of methods used to deal with...

NOTTINGHAM

Nottingham (1930-1939)

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

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.

MINERS TRAIN PIGEONS item title is ANCIENT AND MODERN

Miners Train Pigeons Item Title Is Ancient And Modern (1939)

Coal miner donates his pigeons to...

A.R.P. issue title - OKEYDOKE!

A.R.P. Issue Title - Okeydoke! (1941)

Two clever A.R.P. wardens create their own portable fire truck...

PAPER ARTIST issue title is LUCKY DIP

Paper Artist Issue Title Is Lucky Dip (1941)

Artist Edwin Aldous sees world upside down, we see him...

MATCHBOX TOYS issue title is SEEING'S BELIEVING

Matchbox Toys Issue Title Is Seeing's Believing (1941)

ARP warden from London who makes toys from...

HEAVY WARDEN issue title - ROLLING STONES

Heavy Warden Issue Title - Rolling Stones (1943)

Item about 36 stone Tiny the ARP warden on duty in...

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.