• Short Summary

    Small villages in England get trapped by weather, supplies are dropped in by aeroplane

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: Relief for Besieged Village

    ENGLAND: Gloucester:
    EXT

    AEROPLANES - BRITISH Halifaxes flying food to villages cut off from supplies owing to snow-bound roads. Shots of ground crews loading the planes at Fairford, Gloucester- Shot from inside cabin of pilot at controls


    SNOW Relief for Besieged village of Butterton from Fairford Airfield Gloucestershire. Essential supplies being dropped by plane-welcoming the first food van for days.

    Snow, airplane, pilot, supply, rescue, extreme
    Background: Small villages in England get trapped by weather, supplies are dropped in by aeroplane

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAY9CJIXE4Q2HEPMOCFLM5FMBU
    Media URN:
    VLVAY9CJIXE4Q2HEPMOCFLM5FMBU
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    20/02/1947
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:06:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

Comments (0)

We always welcome comments and more information about our films.
All posts are reactively checked. Libellous and abusive comments are forbidden.

Add your comment