Equator. Crossing the Line ceremony. Sailors who have not crossed the Equator before are shaved and ducked in a ceremony on ship. Sailors taking part are called Tadpoles.
GV. of HMCS "Ontario" (Her Majesty's Canadian Ship) at sea. Top view ships company awaiting the arrival of King Neptune....
Young women playing sport and having holiday fun at Carlyon Bay resort, Cornwall.
Father Christmas brings gifts to the sailors onboard ship at Portland in Dorset.
Material relating to newsreel story 'Neptune Boards HMCS "Ontario"' 52/94.
Prince Philip pays a visit to Sea Cadets in Surbiton.
Cuts from newsreel 47/17 - Royal Tour, outward journey on HMS Vanguard.
Horse trials at Harewood House, including up and over hill and jumps.
Prince Edward on HMS Repulse + celebrations on board as ship crosses equator.