Racing pigeons released in Bournemouth, Dorset.
Full titles read: "FEATHERED 'LIGHTENING' - Hundreds of London's best flying pigeons released."
L/S long row of baskets of pigeons in the street being prepared for release. A man pours some water into a tray in on basket. C/U of man holding...
Ravens at the Tower of London.
Various shots showing life in China. Overcrowding on the river and a religious ceremony.
Salt mines in Cheshire - brine is extracted and dried out to produce salt.
American President Harry Truman pays a visit North of the Border to speak to Canada.
Political problems in France stem from a clash of ideologies.
A ladies hockey match with plenty of action takes place in Milltown.
Lord Derby opens a new swimming pool in Southport and is treated to a display of bathing beauties.
Horse racing at Alexandra Palace, London.