Full title reads: "London. 'A Christmassy Smash & Grab" Middlesex Hospital students raid and kidnap Father Xmas to cheer little patients."
Medical students - dressed in white surgical gowns - ride on top of a van. They leap off and run into a London shop. The come out quickly...
Children in hospital benefit from the Evening News and Variety Club Toy Appeal. London.
Santa visits children of the racing drivers & disabled Liberian children visiting London.
Ingrid Bergman and other Variety Club members gather at Savoy to donate toys for children.
Celebrities bring toys to Variety Club lunch to donate to children's hospitals.
Variety Club Luncheon in London, then we see where the presents and money go.
Documentary covering changes in women's lives and status between l890 and 1930.
Boys from the Dr Barnardos' Home at Clapham welcome Santa Claus and sing Christmas carols.
Servicemen send toys to 2000 hospital children from Christmas Island.
Great colour story of the build up to Christmas in London.
Variety club Christmas lunch for charity.
Good shots of Bud Flanagan - especially giving out Christmas presents to ill children.
Christmas celebrations continue for British troops guarding the Suez Canal.
Round up of Christmas items - a comic confection for Christmas.
Roundup of Christmas events in London
Father Christmas visits Great Ormond Street Hospital, and people sledge in the snow. London.
Material relating to newsreel story "Christmas in the Canal Zone" - 52/2
Material relating to newsreel story "Xmas Is For All" - 63/102.
Celebrities donate gifts to the Variety Club for underprivileged children. Savoy Hotel, London.
Celebrities abound in this item about the work of the Variety Club of Great Britain.
The stars turn out for charity event for sick children. Savoy Hotel.
Good item showing lots of different aspects of the Christmas season.
Father Christmas hands out presents to kids in Hackney.
Celebrities, including 'Carry On' stars, celebrate Christmas with nurses at St. Margaret's hospital
Comedy Christmas special with Bud Flanagan.