Lord Thompson, Air Works Minister has flight on the airship R-101, Cardington, Bedfordshire.
Full titles read: "'HIS HIGH OFFICE' - Lord Thompson Minister for Air works on board the R-101 during 6 hour tour of the Midlands."
L/S's of Lord Thompson on hat and overcoat (it looks very cold) talking to journalists. L/S of Thompson entering lift at the bottom of the launch mast with official. The gate is closed and the lift starts moving upwards.
L/S of man in uniform (could the pilot) handing luggage to workmen in doorway to airship. L/S of Thompson climbing on board, he poses for the camera as he does so. Good shots of the R-101 pulling away from the mast. M/S's looking up at the airship flight.