Charing Cross Hospital 1970-1979

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    Unissued / unused material.

    Colour item.

    Charing Cross Hospital, London.

    News report about rising levels of homelessness and rough sleepers in Central London. Various representatives of homeless charities (including Alastair Miller) are interviewed about plans to turn disused Charing Cross Hospital in homeless hostel. Shots of soup kitchen. Various shots inside grim looking hostel at disused Marmite factory. Interviews with homeless people, including former musician who became an alcoholic. Interview with representative of Covent Garden residents who are objecting to hostel.

    Note: this is the last item on tape *PM3399* - ends at 01:23:13.

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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1970 - 1979
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    92551
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    3399.06
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration
    00:07:47:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:15:26:00 / 01:23:13:00
    Canister:
    UN 4685 F
    Sort Number:
    UN 4685 F
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