Isle of Wight.
A firm in Jersey are the first non-military owners of the recently invented hovercraft - their intention is to use it for inter-island travel.
Various shots of the hovercraft skimming over a sandy beach. M/S three men watching. The craft gets closer to camera, one man...
Cuts (out takes, rushes) for CHANNEL SWIM SKIT in G 1325.
Cuts (out takes, rushes) for IN DENSEST CHANNEL FOG FOR YEARS in G 1326.
Britain suffers in the severe weather conditions with snowdrifts and high seas causing havoc.
Good shots of rough seas battering the coasts of Britain.
Ships at English Channel during exercise.
The Channel ferry ship 'Canterbury' comes into dock.
Swimmers come in after negotiating the channel
An interview on some of the engineering considerations of boring through chalk.