Large crowd of capped men (strikers) listening to speakers.
A strike brings London Docks to a halt - Workers won't blackleg according to their posters.
Good shots of old trades union banners - nice close up shots.
Unofficial strike of Liverpool dockers does not get Labour approval.
Fleet Street print workers and London dockers strike on May Day.
Various shots of the docks lying idle at Tower Bridge, views up river of the City from Tower Bridge, a meeting of the striking dockers.
Docks remain abandoned as 18,000 dock strikers negotiate their rights.
Demonstration in pouring rain at Trafalgar Square, idle ships, march through streets.
Troops go into action on ships to save meat as dockers talk about going back to work.
The striking dockers from London gather for a meeting in Trafalgar Square.
Frank Cousins, trade union leader, addresses Institute of Directors Conference.
Various shots of steam engines in sidings, shots from a train at speed, scenes in main railway station of trains, passengers and railway staff. Negotiators leave the Ministry of Labour as strike is called off.
Queen Elizabeth and Princess Margaret tour round Ulster. Special item for Northern Ireland.