Major Henry Segrave receives rapturous welcome on his return to Britain after breaking the world speed record in his motorboat.
SEGRAVE, MAJOR SIR HENRY
Item title reads - Welcome home Major Sir H.O.D. Segrave! His Majesty the King and Nation do honour to Britain's modest speed king. Southampton-London.
Intertitle - 'On the "Olympic" - the giant White Star Liner.' M/S as Segrave walks across the deck with another man, they pass by the camera. C/U of him laughing and chatting, he takes his hat off. M/S of him looking at his boat, 'Miss England', it is lifted up and people stand around and watch.
M/S of a train pulling into a station with a sign on the front saying 'Welcome home Segrave.' L/S of large crowds running to get a glimpse of him in his car. Various shots of this, he draws up to the May Fair (Mayfair?) which has a sign on the front saying 'Welcome Segrave.' Crowds stand around as the door opens and they get out.