Dowager Marchioness of Reading calls on women to do their duty in Air Raid Precaution Services.
Footage of workers constructing a new air raid tunnel in Paris, France.
A look inside an air raid shelter at an exhibition opened by the Mayor of Westminster.
Material related to newsreel story "Gas Masks for Civilians" - 37/4.
Italian civil defence forces practice their drill for a gas attack.
The first batch of gas masks are assembled, packed and sent out to the London Boroughs.
Mr Geoffrey Lloyd opens a big gas masks factory at Blackburn.
The home demonstrates how to use gas masks for babies, London.
Footage of a gas testing ground possibly in Hendon, Greater London.
Footage of hundreds of boxed up gas masks at London Lost property Office.
New gas mask equipment is demonstrated in London.
Cotton crop is sprayed by a crop plane.
Footage of injured German airmen after the raid of the Firth of Force, Scotland.
Aircraft in flight - good air to air shots.
Footage of mass ARP test in London.
Air raid rehearsal at a radio factory in Southend in Essex.
George the chimpanzee helps out stacking sandbags at London Zoo.
Footage of ARP in Bethnal Green in London.
Footage of the ARP mobile Station at Southport, Merseyside.
Gas masks are made and tried on by British people to prepare for possible gas air raids in the future.
Berlin stages the most elaborate and realistic air raid in its history.
Air raid precautions in European cities - late 1930s, Spanish Civil War and War in China.
Geoffrey Lloyd takes part in a gas test on 'Chlorine Cottage' at the Government Anti Gas School.
Soldiers at Wellington Barracks demonstrate their readiness for gas bomb attacks.
Brief shots of bomb damage after an air raid in Barcelona.
Poison gas is used to rid London's rubbish tips of rats.