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Other titles:ROYAL NAVY VIDEOS: 1990s [Allocated Series Title]
Summary: Briefing film for Operation Tellar (assistance to Nicaragua after devastation by Hurricane Mitch).
Description: Opening montage of Royal Navy ships with music, narration describes the impact of the hurricane, plus an interview with Captain Turner of HMS Ocean. Shots of HMS Ocean and HMS Sheffield. Main part of tape consists of accounts, with footage and testimony from numerous Royal Navy and Royal Marines, of aspects of the aid work: rescuing a group of lobster fishermen from their upturned boat, delivery of medical aid to Waspam, water collection and assistance to Anris Tara, hurricane damage and reconstruction in Sika Yari and distribution of supplies in Asang.