The wonders of London - a film made to encourage overseas travellers to visit our capital.
Boats travelling up the Thames with Tower Bridge in the background. The Tower of London, various shots including Traitors Gate. Elizabethan house and Guild Hall with procession of gowns and wigs in the court yard. Man in costume holds Poses, traditionally to ward off the plague. WS the Bank of England. Signs hanging up outside of commercial houses in City of London. "Ye Olde Cheshire Cheese" sign pan down Fleet Street and St. Paul's Cathedral. Crowds sit on steps in front of St. Paul's near statue of Queen Victoria. in view of the dome is the legal area, shots of lawyers leaving their chambers. Fleet Street and Temple Bar. Top shot of Piccadilly looking very quiet. Piccadilly underground station and Regent Street. Royal Academy and Burlington Arcade. Tracking shot up Bond Street. A woman buys vegetables in Shepherd market. Smartly dressed women eating in roadside restaurants and the gardens of smart hotels, the Dorchester. Hyde Park trees and grass, Peter Pan statue, rowers on the Serpentine and swimmers in the water. Crowded pool of sunbathers. Horse riders gallop past. Open Air Theatre with crowds watching "The Tempest". Horse Guards stop the traffic at Hyde Park Corner.