Several shots of the traditional English custom of 'Throwing the Hood'. A man dressed as the 'village fool' is manhandled about and seems to be set on fire by local villagers (not badly!). We then see a man throwing the hood, which looks like a leather truncheon (oo-er),...
Various shots of HMS (H.M.S) Hood, the £6,000,000 warship.
Archery competition in Meriden, Belgium.
Footage of HMS "Hood" and the "Repulse" and crew members during Annual Regatta.
Men dressed as Robin Hood and his merry men hold Nottingham to ransom for charity.
Archery display on the grounds of Lord Iveagh.
Footage of the bizarre Haxey Hood game in Haxey, Lincolnshire.
Warship HMS Renown docking.