Introductory intertitle reads: "And almost a gentleman - " (I think this is Billy Bennett's catch phrase). Billy looks through the window of a set which looks like a very scruffy room with a bottle of beer, peeling wallpaper and washing hanging over the window. Billy is suddenly hit by a flying object....more
Neville Chamberlain lays foundation stone for block of flats which should begin to relieve problem of slum housing in Bethnal Green. London.
New buildings are created to replace slums and bomb damaged homes in France.
Excellent footage of young children who live in run-down areas of England
Various shots of slum housing as a contrast to new houses.
Evocative shots of slum housing in Glasgow.
Glasgow firemen using breathing apparatus - Children play with rubbish in slum area.
Scenes of the last prefabricated bungalow as the area around is demolished.
Extract of documentary called "Sights of London" - cricket material.
Fantastic film about new housing - slum dwellers are rehoused in nice suburban accommodation.