During the heatwave burning crops and haystacks are tackled by fire fighters in an effort to save food supplies.
Item title reads - The peril of the drought. Burning crops and stacks menace our winter food supplies. The Countryside.
M/S of fields on fire, smoke billows out and firemen work to put it out. M/S of a fire truck in front of the field which is obliterated by smoke. M/S of firemen turning their hoses on several burning haystacks. The camera pans across to show more on fire. M/S as firemen try to put them out.