Full title reads: "Heston - GIRL GLIDES THE CHANNEL - Miss Joan Meakin first woman to perform feat says "it's safer than playing Hockey.""
A glider descends and lands on the airfield. People gather around. Miss Joan Meakin leaving cockpit after conclusion of the...
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.