People prepare for winter power cuts.
Street festival to celebrate the re-opening of the streets in Bloomsbury, London.
Sculptor Aldo Bartoletti makes a statue of a Chimpanzee from life. Great piece of film.
Antique statues and stonework are cleaned and restored in the grounds of Syon House.
A cabaret party at London's Coconut Grove to celebrate the 300th performance of the show 'Balalaika' - unfortunately without soundtrack.
Model roadway for children's go-carts at park in Kingston, London.
King opens new power station in Kingston, Surrey.
An experimental prototype of new type of a studio - a sphere made of triangular windows.
Jimmy Deller, dressed as an Elizabethan, rides horses from Plymouth to London.
Britain remains snowbound and covered in ice through the first month of the year.
Skittles are played at the King's Arms pub in Kingston, Greater London.
A fire at a power station leaves many homes without electricity. Kingston, London.
Stories include launching of new US ships and WAACs taking a soldier's oath.
Lord and Lady Mountbatten prepare to leave for India.
Plaster models and mannequins for shop windows made by Italian family in London.
Vidal Sassoon hair show in Dorchester hotel - nothing like his famous geometric simplicity.
Good fashion item - ladies model the latest styles in London.
Army boxing in Aldershot. Hampshire.
Various shots of a boxing match between a man and a woman.
Boxing club in a pub - very young boys can be seen training - and fighting. Rather vicious fight!
Funny footage of young schoolgirls learning how to box then having a big fight!
Stephen Hills runs remote railway station at Port Victoria, very few trains stop.
Celebrities party at Cafe de Paris in London.
Acts from the Piccadilly cabaret including the hilarious Hank the Mule and Hal Sherman.
Early colour film - nature study, American writers and artists and a visit to Guatemala feature.
Boys on trade bikes cycle at speed through the streets of Paris.