Full title reads: "BURNHOPE".
Burnhope, Durham Mountains.
Several shots of the new Burnhope reservoir. People watching the water and the new dam. Various shots of the water in the reservoir and people observing it.
A new raft carrying fire pumps makes its public demonstration at Dorking.
Shortage of water in Sydney, Australia.
Views of the Lloyd Barrage in India.
Lifeboat men receive awards for their bravery at sea.
The Marquis of Londonderry is installed as Chancellor of Durham University.
Old houses are demolished and new ones built to make way for the Serre Poncon Dam.
Pakistani President Ayub Khan visits Warsak hydroelectric dam in West Pakistan.
Damming stream to create new reservoir near Land's End.
Thousands of farms are flooded in Poland.
Various Stalin material gathered from various sources - some "UN" material and newsreel items.
Soviet Canal built to bring irrigation water and goods to the desert and return it to production.
The Army Football Cup Final between the Durhams and the Royal Army Pay Corps.
American workmen constructing the Black Canyon Dam.
River dams in Poland.
A village flooded under the Ladybower Reservoir appears above the water during a drought.
Bad drought creates chaos - empty reservoirs and forest fires - in the US.
Princess Elizabeth lays the foundation stone for St Mary's College, Durham.
African and European nations discuss aid from the EEC.
Drought And Forest Fires plague Northeast US around New Jersey and New York.
A new hydro electric power station is being built on the Danube in Rumania.
Khruschev and Nasser take part in ceremonies during building of the Aswan Dam.
Members of the Knights Templars attend ceremony at ruined Priory.
Various shots of a large dam in Mozambique and of soldiers travelling through countryside.
Katherine Durham's Negro Ballet performing on stage of Theatre de Paris.