Full title reads: "Town Honours Its Own VC".
South Shields, Tyne and Wear.
VS of the civic reception on the steps of South Shields Town Hall for Second Lieutenant Richard "Dickie" Annand, Victoria Cross. The soldier won his VC in Belgium. Large crowds listen to speech by Mayor outside...
Sergeant Ward becomes the first New Zealander to receive the Victoria Cross.
Home Secretary C. Bridgeman presents bravery awards to firemen.
A new sky lift platform enables maintenance to be carried out on aircraft tail. London Airport.
Flight simulator using movie camera helps train VC10 pilots at London Airport.
VC 10 aircraft takes off on first dummy runs at Weybridge.
Material relating to newsreel story VC 10 AIRBORNE - 62/53.
BOAC air hostess wears paper dress during flight.
VC 10 taxiing along runway and taking off.