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Summary: Documentary made by amateur camera crew of RAF training officers at RAF Yatesbury, intended to encourage National Servicemen to make productive use of their leisure time, shows scenes of life at the camp.
Description: Scenes include recruits in the classroom; recruit having his hair cut by a barber; polishing buttons on uniform; cleaning boots; Weekend Mail newspaper; brass band playing; fleet of RAF buses, cars and motorbikes; sign for No. 2 Radio School Training Headquarters; men packing clothes into suitcases; people waiting for a bus; timetable for buses to Swindon; Walton's Coaches; Bath Cathedral; sign for Roman Baths and Promenade; street scenes in Bath; RAF recruits camping; man flying a model glider; men on horseback; men playing football, tennis, cricket, rugby and doing athletics. Poster for Yatesbury Dramatic Society and Sleeping Partnership, a Comedy by Kenneth Horne. National Service recruit putting on make up for a show, scenes backstage at the theatre showing the lighting being checked. Man putting a 33rpm record on a record player. Men taking seats for the show. Posters for shows including the names Dick Emery, Max Bygraves, Harry Secombe, Eve Boswell, Jon Pertwee, Derek Roy, Diana Coupland. Mute footage of Diana Coupland singing. Girls dancing. Circus acrobat. Older man playing the banjo on stage. National Service men marching in the camp grounds. Men working in the Radar Servicing Bay. Diagrams of radio equipment. Men sitting an exam. Men packing in dormitory and leaving the camp carrying kit bags, marching to a bus. Bus driving off. a plane taking off. RAF Transport Command.