A tribute to the work of the brave men and women of the A.R.P.
Item title reads - On the alert.
Various shots showing recent morning after shots of a bombing raid on part of London. The Civil Defence workers are digging amidst ruins and carrying off injured including Mr Knowles, they dig on. Mrs Knowles is alive but still slightly buried, she moves her arm to show she is all right, her life was saved by a Morrison table shelter. M/S as Mrs Finch is carried out after 10 hours searching. M/S A.R.P. (Air Raid Precautions) personnel around mobile canteen.