This is a Pathe News special about the Haslingden Carnival of 9th September 1950. This was probably only shown at the local cinema. Sound not found -may have originally been mute.
Night shots of people walking through the streets holding burning branches or flares....
May Queen celebrations
A procession of children through the streets of Paris marks end of 500th anniversary celebrations for Joan of Arc. France.
New Cardinal, Cardinal O'Donnell visits Dundalk in Northern Ireland.
Buddhist funeral procession, crowd looking on.
Soviet ship returning to Russia after being attacked by US planes
Huge religious procession at Notre Dame Cathedral, Paris.