Full title reads: "Croydon. Speeding up the Mails. Our up-to-date G.P.O. inaugurates first aeroplane 'Royal Mail' service, for Ottawa Conference correspondence."
Croydon, Greater London.
Mail sacks are tossed out of the back of a van which stands on the airfield next to a Royal Mail...
Industry begins to suffer as the rail strike chaos grows.
Premiers in country for Imperial Conference attend air pageant
Post Master General, Sir Kingsley Wood, presents the first air mail pennant to Sir Eric Geddes.
An item about the tiny airport at Land's End in Cornwall.
News in a Nutshell includes - new airmail service to Scandinavia, cruise for 4000 young German workers, and King Edward VIII's first levee.
Preparations for an airmail flight from Croydon to South Africa.
Lady Maude Hoare inaugurated 5 new passenger aeroplanes.
Air Conference Delegates look at the state of the art aeroplanes at Croydon Aerodrome
Prime Minster Ramsay MacDonald visits air show at Croydon.
News in a Nutshell includes snow scenes in England, Sir Samuel Hoare's resignation, and Duke of Kent's tour of clubs for the unemployed in Derbyshire.
Jack Hylton and band broadcast from plane to Post Office Exhibition - dupe of PT 196.
Christmas mail sets off on its long journey by boat to the remote Island of Tristan Da Cunha.
Great educational film tracing the travels of a postcard through the postal system to its recipient.
Sir Charles Kingsford-Smith flies plane from Australia carrying Christmas post.
Sir Samuel Hoare inaugurates the new Armstrong-Siddeley air mail liner, which leaves with bundles of mail for India. Croydon, Greater London.
The GPO handle Christmas parcels that have come undone in the system.
Point of view shot from front of GPO underground train going along tunnel.
Packages are loaded on board the "Cargo Express" prior to take off.
A German pilot demonstrates the benefits of an all-metal aeroplane.
A Belgian mail plane crashes near Croydon.
Pilot Mr Hamel takes letters from Hendon to Windsor in his aeroplane.
General Milch and German officers come to UK as guests of Air Council.
Various shots of mail bags on GPO underground railway in London.
Great documentary explaining the British Voting system, in the context of the 1950 Election.