Coventry, West Midlands.
Jet aircraft, a Royal Navy Sea Hawk fighter on the tarmac, taxiing along.
At the Armstrong Whitworth works, special model aircraft are made to test designs. M/S interior of the factory, with a man working on a solid wooden model. M/S George Beech places a...
Ivy Hawke, 23 year-old London girl swims the Channel in 19 hours 16 minutes.
'White Hawk', a jet-driven speed boat, tries for the world's water-speed title but catches fire.
A baby hawk is rescued from a goanna lizard by its father.
International Hovercraft Rally held in Shrewsbury, Shropshire.
Tubeless tyres are tested and demonstrated at Fort Dunlop in Birmingham.
Mobile greengrocer drives his van through Norwood.
Shots of famous cricket players of the 1890s, including WG Grace, Ranji and Lord Hawke.
Speed trials of 'White Hawk' speedboat at Lake Windermere in Cumbria.
ATC cadets learn how to fly gliders at Hawkinge, Kent.