Full title reads: "1,600 pits are yours ... but - Coal Crisis Grips Industry".
LS of pit head. Pan to show chimney. CU of output target board on mine building. MS still pithead wheel. CU NCB flag.
MS Mines Minister Emanuel Shinwell (Manny) making his speech when he handed over the...
Pathe go out into the streets to ask people about the Fuel Crisis and the position of Mr Shinwell.
A great story about the economic difficulties facing Britain after the Second World War.
A ballot paper given to its members by the Miners' Federation of Great Britain.
Welsh miners cast their votes in a strike ballot, they are demanding a reduction in the price of coal.
London kids collect up every last scrap of coal while Miners' wives protest against the strike.
Sailors from "HMS Lion" are seen working with pit machinery during the coal crisis.
More than 60,000 miners hold demonstration in streets of Bonn, Germany.