GV. Electrical Trade Union meeting in progress. MS. ETU (Electrical Trade Union) Secretary Mr J. Eccles and ETU Chairman Mr J. Tudor, seated at table at ETU meeting. MS. Percy Briggs, Electricity Council Chairman, seated at table. CU. Sign announcing meeting, zoom in. GV. Exterior...
Robes and statues being made for Coronation of Queen Elizabeth II.
Good shots of old trades union banners - nice close up shots.
News report about threatened closure of Ford car plant + shots of plush area of London.
Workers at the Ford car plant in Dagenham picket and march in protest over pay.
Unusual footage of late night London - drunken toffs and workers congregate around a coffee stall.
Good item about the Trades Union Congress on the appointment of a new General Secretary.
International Trades Union leaders meet to form World body.
Roundup of the latest news around the world.
Aircraft workers protest against government cutbacks in march across London.
Great item about Arsenal footballer Alec James. He is receiving treatment from the club's trainer.
B.M.C. representatives and Union officials arriving and entering Ministry.
The Duke of Norfolk - the Premier Earl - plans the route for the Coronation.
Herring drifters in East Anglia and workers at Savoy Hotel, London go on strike.
Biopic tracing the life and achievements of Ernest Bevin.
Ford workers strike over pay and productivity deal bringing factories to a standstill.
Documentary about the work of the Pathe Film Studio - shots of a small studio at work - Good Stuff
Reception marks retirement of Frank Cousins from Transport and General Workers Union.
Close ups of personalities attending the T.U.C. conference at Douglas, Isle Of Man.
People strike in the rain outside Kodak shop, with slogans 'Wanted! Genuine Unions at Kodak'.
George Lansbury speaks to Labour demonstration in Hyde Park.
Aerial views of Houses of Parliament and surrounding area.
Members of the Triple Alliance are pictured as they arrive for a meeting at Unity House.
Representatives of thirteen countries meet in London to support Marshall Plan.
Rail leaders sign peace terms, American postman in London's & women meat demonstrations.