M/S of artist Edward Swann sketching Berwick market in Soho. L/S of Petticoat lane market packed with people. Various shots as he sketches stallholders and their wares. M/S as he walks through the throng. M/S of him sketching a trader. Lots of bustle and activity.
Quirky items about towns the origins of their names and their histories.
Leslies Holmes and Sarony entertain with a song called 'Don't You Know There's A War On?'.
Excellent footage of Shepherd market in London.
Army brought in to deliver meat to and from Smithfield Market - cuts from story in 47/84.
Festive food at London Docks and Covent Garden - cuts from story in 48/100.
Soldiers are brought into shift meat from Smithfield market during strike.
The good works performed by the R.S.P.C.A. are documented.