GV. Guests at the Cafe Royal, London, gathered by the National Sporting Club to honour boxer Georges Carpenter. SCU. Boxer Georges Carpentier and Lord Scarsdale. CU. Boxer Kid Berg. CU. Boxer Len Harvey. CU. Group Captain Douglas Bader. SV. Ted Broadnibb, boxing manager, talking to...
A turbine driven train, the Admiral's new barge, Pearly Kings and Queens, mechanised pub darts, a fire in Docklands, Italian cavalry and tank manoeuvres, a children's Grand Prix, the crowing of the queen of Galloway and the annual pilgrimage to St. Brigid.
Various breeds of dogs are seen at a dog show in Berlin. Lots of nice close ups of different pooches.
Events that have made headline news in 1954 are seen in this review of the year.
News in flashes include trouble in Seoul, antiapartheid demonstrators and new Japanese Prince.
Brian Curvis beats Wally Swift and wins British Welterweight Title in Nottingham.
Activities in Britain of Whitsun weekend including TT racing and athletics at White City.
Historic events during the reign of five British Monarchs.