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A drama / documentary about the Civil Defence services during wartime Edinburgh, this film contains shots of the messenger Corps in action alerting all services during ARP - including the system used for alerting all services in the event of an air raid, "Action Stations" during and after a raid, inside the Report Centre and Civil Defence Operations Room, National Fire Service in action, rescue services and first aid.
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