Rowland Absolom uses a helicopter to commute to work.
A hydro electric power station is being built near Mallaig in Scotland.
Concerns are raised as a village in Berkshire runs short of a water supply.
Nice film showing the joys of hiking.
Animals at Chessington Zoo, in Surrey cope with the cold winter snow.
Army of fruit pickers take train to Kent.
Celebrating new year in London and Scotland, snow scenes around Britain.
Cotswold residents protest against iron ore scheme which threatens to destroy countryside.
Dogs become well-behaved creatures here at the Canine Defence League in Brighton.
Nice scenic shots of grounds of stately home under a blanket of snow.
Scenic shots of autumn trees in the English countryside.
Labour-saving machinery that can be attached to Nuffield tractors seen in action on a farm.
Unsightly advertising signs are removed from rural areas.
Story of Carpets in the West Country
Sheep herded in the Rockies, the 4 pupils of a tiny Welsh school and a lorry becomes a tractor.
In North Wales, the Civic Trust organises working holidays to make environmental improvements.
Pipelines across Britain enable distribution of petrol across the country.
Colourful birds at Philip Wayre's Ornamental Pheasant Trust in Great Witchingham, Norfolk.
An item about a fox hunt in Dorset.
Annual tug-of-war contest in village of Geddington - the main prize is firkin (72 pints) of ale!
Great footage of shop girls helping the war effort by working on a farm in their holidays.
A food storage facility: people store their Christmas turkeys etc. in deep freeze rooms.
Nice shots of horses pulling ploughs across country fields.
Pathe use pictures of beautiful England to encourage people in the coming battles.
Heavy snows cause problems in Scotland.
A modern village which blends with the rural setting is built in Kent.
Rose Farrow and her dog Gyp herd a flock of sheep up into the scenic Yorkshire Dales.
Film made by British Pathé to accompany the Pink Floyd track "The Scarecrow". Music track is copyright the rights holders.
Aerial view of cornfields of the English countryside that have yielded a record harvest.
A man test drives Land Rovers on a course built to represent jungle terrain.
Llangollen hosts various International Folk music and dance performers at its annual festival.
People in Sussex queue for water as elsewhere the drought breaks.
A contrast of city and rural life.
Duke and Duchess of York visit the Bath and West Agricultural Show - in Wimbledon.
Men of a Surrey village go hunting for rabbits and shoot a fox.
Travelogue item about picturesque village of Roydon on River Leigh.
Fox hunters set out for a day chasing across the countryside with their horses and hounds.
Young children are brought into the very adult world of the fox hunt.
Great short film encouraging people to take their holidays helping out on a farm.
A short trailer film encouraging people to help gather the potato harvest.
Good footage of land girls at work on a farm in Northamptonshire.
The Ministry of Agriculture and Fisheries keep track of sea trout with a trap on the River Axe.
Annual cattle show at Agricultural Hall takes place despite recent foot and mouth outbreak.
New Dutch-made helicopter can be used in agriculture as well as for fun - great design.
Minister of Agriculture speaks about precautions against Foot and Mouth disease.
Item looks at effects of and precautions against the spread of foot and mouth disease in UK.
Shropshire farmer restocks farm after foot and mouth disease epidemic.
Footage regarding inhumane treatment of animals at cattle markets with commentary.
Rural housewives show the Queen how they are preserving plums in cans.
Very interesting film promoting a campaign to "Help Save Rural England" against road development.
Cottage in Essex is re-thatched with Norfolk Reeds.
Children learn all about farm animals at this school in Kent.
A look around rural Kent, including famous oak trees at Seven Oaks.
Travelogue item about Essex village, including Charlie Andrews - local wart healer!
Very good item about local views on plans to build London's 3rd airport in Nuthampstead.
Henry Macroy's mobile fish and chip shop is popular with land girls. Sidcup, Kent.
Mrs Shepherd, post woman, does 11 mile round on foot with baby in pram.
Light hearted item about signposts to places with comical double meanings.
A Gypsy family settles down in Penshurst, Kent with help of the church and the council.
Electricity reaches the country, power being laid on farms.
Eight old people from Pickworth village, the collective age is 571!
Appeal film for the Council for the Preservation of Rural England - a call for National Parks in England.
Apprentices working at rural training industries centre.
Helicopter used in the experiment to speed up mail deliveries in remote country districts.
Travelogue item about picturesque Dorset town of Shaftesbury.
British thatched cottage in the countryside.