News items covering various subjects, from boxing to Royalty.
Title reads: "Newsbriefs".
01:09:05. M/S group of Belgian workers. They have come to Dover, Kent to help with bomb damage repair work. Various shots of Belgians at work. C/U of workers repairing chimneys.
01:09:32 Funeral of Baron Emile Ernest de Cartier de Marchienne in London. He was Belgian ambassador to Britain. We see Paul Henri Spaak, president of UNO (United Nations Organisation) in cortege. C/U of wreaths.
01:10:13 John Wilmott, Minister of Supply, takes a test flight in the new Avro Tudor 1, Britain's first pressurised airliner between Northolt, London and Manchester. Various shots of the Tudor. We see Wilmott inspecting and then boarding plane. L/S of plane going along runway and taking off. Aerial shot looking at wing of plane through porthole. C/U of man in breathing apparatus. M/S of Wilmott siting in plane, looking at papers with his Parliamentary secretary. More aerial shots from porthole of engine and clouds.
01:11:05 Queen Mary with Princess Elizabeth (later Queen Elizabeth II) visiting GEC (General Electric Company) research laboratories in Wembley, London.
01:11:54 Cossacks give display of horsemanship in France. They do various acrobatic stunts hanging off saddles of galloping horses, including making a human pyramid.
01:12:47 C/U of boxer Freddie Mills. He is interviewed about the recent fight he lost to Lesnevitch (natural sound). He says it was a good fight and he enjoyed it, although he woke up with a headache. He is now preparing for his next fight with Bruce Woodcock in Brighton.