A hapless fire crew are given the ultimatum: put out a fire successfully or else be sacked. They fail miserably, and their ancient fire engine is stolen by criminals attempting to steal the crown jewels from the Tower of London.
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Due to legal disputes between Gainsborough Pictures and Twentieth Century Fox, it was believed to be a lost film for many years. It was rediscovered by the BBC in 1975. It has never officially been released on VHS or DVD, although it is now in the public domain and is available on numerous compilations. See more
I say, what are you going to do with that pole.
Well we were going to put it up in the fire station but if you don't push off...
See the Conqu'ring Hero Comes
from "Judas Maccabaeus"
Music by George Frideric Handel
Arranged by Louis Levy See more