Title reads: "This Day - February 18th". Short Documentary film about events around that date throughout the century.
Feb 1956 - TV antennas in 1956, for first independent television. Earlier shots of aerials for first broadcasts in 1935. Television in its early stages: spinning wheels, flickering...
This is a short version of the newsreel story "St. Nicholas Day in Austria" - 34/103.
Labour Day demonstrators march to Hyde Park on May Day. London.
Footage of socialist march through London on May Day.
First pictures of suits worn by D-day men who demolished underwater defences.
An item about the thousands of roses being made into arrangements for Alexandra Day done in aid of hospitals.
Large crowds turn out for Blyth Charter Day Celebration, Northumberland.
Boy scouts on Anzac Day.
Ancient ceremony of Tynwald Day - reading of Manx Laws on Isle of Man.