Commonwealth In Conference 1965

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    Commonwealth in Conference. London.

    L/S of the Houses of Parliament, flags flying. L/S Flags flying above Marlborough House pan down to cars arriving. L/S The Prime Minister Harold Wilson arrives. L/S Mr. Kyprianou Cyprus arrives. M/S Tunku Abdul Rahmen Malaysia arrives. L/S Flags flying. L/S Delegates seated round conference table. C/U Mr. Shastri India. M/S The Hon. J. Murumbi on left and Rahmen. C/U The Honourable Dr. G. Borg Olivier, Malta. C/U Mr. Wilson talking with Mr. Bottomley. L/S The Prime Ministers round the table. L/S Exterior. Marlborough House. L/S Exterior Marlborough House, pan to L/S. of Prime Ministers in garden. M/S Sir Robert Menzies talking with Sir Albert Margai, Sierra Leone. L/S Marlborough House. Various shots of delegates round table. Various shots of delegates in garden as follows:- Ayub Khan Pakistan. Shastri India. Sir Abubakar Balewa Nigeria. Murumbi Kenya. Kyprianou Cyprus pan to Nyerere Tanzania. Borg Olivier Malta. Menzies Australia. Menzies and Wilson. Nyerere, Kaunda, and Borg Olivier. Sir Abubakar and Holyoake. Ayub Khan and Dr. Eric Williams, Trinidad. Wilson and Nkrumah. Sir Albert Margai Sierra Leone and Nkrumah. Two shots pressmen. Dr.Obote Uganda, Margai and Nkrumah. Ministers wives. Pressmen. Dr.Obote Uganda. Sir Albert Margai. Two L/Ss all in garden.

    C/U Sir Albert Margai. M/S Mr Harold Wilson talking with Dr. Banda Malawi and Dr. Obote Uganda. C/U Mr Harold Wilson pan to Dr. Banda and to Obote. C/U Mr Harold Wilson and Dr. Banda pan down to Banda's fly-whisk. C/U Nkrumah Ghana on left talking with Mr Wilson. M/S Mr Shastri India coming down steps into garden - C/U Pan. M/S Whole group in garden. C/U Jawara Gambia walking round delegates. L/S Kaunda Zambia coming down steps in garden. C/U Kaunda. C/U Lester Pearson Canada. C/U Ayub Khan Pakistan. M/S Sir Abubakar Tafawa Balewa Nigeria talking to Pearson. C/U Sir Ababakar. C/U Sangster Jamaica on left talking to Menzies. C/U Murumbi Kenya and Oliver Malta on right. C/U Nyerere Tanzania. M/S Wilson talking with Menzies. L/S Elevated, the whole group in the garden.

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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    20/06/1965
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    55488
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1810.08
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:02:35:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:27:33:00 / 01:30:08:00
    Canister:
    65/50
    Sort Number:
    65/050
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