Minister of Transport Barbara Castle visits Tilbury docks to see port development scheme.
CU. Helicopter about to land. LV. Helicopter now on the ground having just landed. CU. Tall blade rotating. SV. Minster of Transport Mrs Barbara Castle steps from helicopter and is greeted by Mr Watkins, Tilbury Dock Manager. She has arrived to see the works on port development scheme. GV. Ships and cranes. SV. Pan, Barbara Castle with officials walking along quay. SV. Pan, crates being hoisted by crane. SV. Barbara Castle talking to a stevedore, & CU. SCU. Seamen looking down from side of ship. SV. Barbara Castle talking to captain of a tug moored at quay. CU. Captain of tug, pan to Barbara Castle, GV. Area where stage three of the dock working is in progress. SV. Barbara Castle with officials looking at plans. CU. Officials talking to Barbara Castle. CU. Barbara Castle looking at area yet to be developed. GV. Area to be developed, pan to cranes and group of people.