Lord Somers, new Chief Scout, gives speech from Pathe Studios.
Title reads: "New Chief Scout talks to his 'family'."
Pathe Studios, London.
C/U of Lord Somers, surrounded by Scouts and Rovers, talking. He talks of the courage of Scouts everywhere and mentions those under Nazi rule. He also refers to the British Scouts that have risked their lives in air raids. He says that he is honoured to be chosen for the position of Chief Scout. Includes good C/Us of Boy Scouts and Scout Leaders listening to the speech. Somers wears the uniform of a Scout Leader, he has a special pendant around his neck.