Conservative Party Conference - Reel 2 AKA… 1955

Star Item
  • Add to Favourites
  • View as stills
  • Description

    Unissued / unused material - dates and locations may be unclear / unknown.

    Bournemouth, Dorset

    MS Lord Woolton, addressing the Conservative Party Conference for the last time as Chairman of the Party. He stands to applause at the podium. CU Woolton makes a speech, handing over his role to the Chairman and Vice-Chairman and outlines the task ahead. MS Woolton concludes his speech. LS Audience give him a standing ovation and a woman at the microphone leads the conference in singing "For he's a jolly good fellow.

    Note: "Date received" on original paperwork reads: 08/10/1955.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1955
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    82138
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    2800.02
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:04:17:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:10:20:00 / 01:14:37:00
    Canister:
    UN 2772 B
    Sort Number:
    UN 2772 B
  • Appears in...

    Collections
    Newsreels
    Categories
    Religion & Politics
  • Stills

Comments (0)

We always welcome comments and more information about our films.

All posts are reactively checked. Libellous and abusive comments are forbidden.

Add your comment

To post a comment, please Register or to add a comment
There are some people who saw their mortality as really rather funny. Here are 12 of the best epitaphs.
laurelhardy
Life before health and safety laws; men worked at huge heights, balancing on girders and cranes all in order to help build the world's tallest skyscrapers.
Vertigo
She may never have given a press interview but she is still one of the most famous women in the world. Here are 13 surprising facts you may not know about Queen Elizabeth II.
dancingqueen

Related Videos

Hide
'right Road For Britain' - Churchill

'right Road For Britain' - Churchill

Churchill makes a fighting speech to the Conservative Party Conference.

Conservative Party Conference

Conservative Party Conference

The Conservative Party Conference takes place in Blackpool. Lancashire.

Conservative  Party Conference

Conservative Party Conference

The 1969 Conservative Party Conference in Brighton.

Tory Conference

Tory Conference

Cuts from newsreel 47/80 - Tory / Conservative Party Conference.

Tory Conference - Blackpool

Tory Conference - Blackpool

Delegates at the Conservative Party conference in Blackpool, Lancashire.

Conservative Party Conference - 1963

Conservative Party Conference - 1963

Conservative Party conference and challenge for leadership

Conservative Party Conference - Reel 4 AKA Conservative Party Conf. 4

Conservative Party Conference - Reel 4 AKA Conservative Party Conf. 4

Various shots of Sir Anthony Eden addressing the public meeting following the official Party Conference, he speaks about industrial relations and world peace.

On 14th April 1912, four days into her maiden voyage, RMS Titanic struck an iceberg. These 15 images have been selected from Pathe's Titanic collection.
Titanic
August 2014 marks 100 years since the start of World War One. To honour this landmark occasion, British Pathé have launched this definitive collection of WW1 films.
yardstare
The Duke of Edinburgh has many talents, but it is his unique way with words that often receives the most attention. 
Philip
British Pathe captured many extraordinary events on film over its 80 year history but sometimes the cameras were switched on when tragedy struck.
Franz Reichelt
Are you guilty of perpetuating a story regardless of its truth? Here are some classic urban myths which you may not know are false.
Urban Legends
10 telling images selected from British Pathé's extensive WWI footage. 'The war to end all wars' was a war without parallel: over 70 million military personnel were involved and over 17 million people died.
WW1
The images taken from inside Buchenwald Concentration Camp after its Liberation show us what it was like; it tells us what happened and forces us to remember.
Buchenwald
With just days to go before Scotland makes their big decision, Pathe looks at the best of Scotland.
nessie