Horses parade around the Bertram Mills circus ring (title super over). GV. Audience, mainly children. GV. Elephants parade around the ring holding trunk to tail. MS. Elephants, as they come round the ring. GV. Elephants round the ring as before. CU. Young girl watching. MS....
Rehearsals for the circus include animals playing instruments and men performing balancing tricks on horses.
A circus big top is put up in record time, thanks to speeded-up footage.
Bertram Mills Circus rehearsing for its performances in Windsor.
Footage of trapeze artist and an elephant performing with the travelling circus.
Bertram Mills Circus brings all the laughs and thrills of the Big Top to the centre of London.
Material relating to the newsreel story "Big Top" - 55//102.
Stars attend gala performance at Billy Smart's circus, sponsored by Variety Club.
Sangers circus animals keep up their training out of season.