Full titles read: "With Bayonets Fixed - and colours flying... the 2nd Batt. of the Buffs exercise their 250 year old privilege in marching through the City to receive new Colours from the Lord Mayor".
L/S of soldiers of the Royal East Kent Regiment, 'the Buffs', marching along a street in the City of London; crowds of people watch. M/Ss of the soldiers marching about a parade ground as the Lord Mayor of London and other dignitaries watch. L/S of a clergyman blessing the flag; a soldier stands with the new flag before the troops.