Lord Alexander is presented with Sword of Honour at Guildhall, he then makes a speech.
Title reads: "FM Lord Alexander Receives City Freedom".
Various shots of Field Marshal Viscount Harold Alexander, with Lady Alexander, driving in an horse drawn carriage (a landau lent by King) through crowd lined city streets.
Interior of the Guildhall. Various shots of the Lord Mayor of London presenting Alexander with a Sword of Honour. M/S of Alexander addressing audience of dignitaries. He receives the sword in the name of the men and women who helped win the war, he goes on to warn of the "invisible enemies of fear, fatigue, selfishness and pessimism".
Note: Lord Mayor of London in 1946-1947 was Sir Bracewell Smith. In 1945-46 office was held by Sir Charles Davis.