Starts with men filming by Cleopatra's Needle and a model of the Sphinx at Embankment, there is snow on the ground.
Various shots of hieroglyphics and the sun god's temple at Luxor. Various shots of Rameses statue, temples and Sphinx. Workers dig stones in Thebes, shots...
Good shots of people taking part in a Curling competition.
Ice-yachts race - great speeds.
Skating and hurling are two of the sports played during the winter weather.
Quick opening piece about Britain's cold weather.
Cuts (out takes, rushes) for DECEMBER IS SUMMERTIME in G 1357.
Swimmers take part in Christmas Day race at Clontarf in Ireland.
Start of the hockey and rugby season.