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    Full title reads: "The Newsreel Association having offered equal facilities to the three principal Political Parties, present in this issue of Pathe News an interview with The Rt. Hon Clement Attlee. CH MP."

    Pathe Studios, Wardour St. London.

    Clement Attlee MP, leader of the Labour Party and Prime Minister speaks to the camera.

    "5 years of war inflicted great damage on our country. Valuable lives were lost. Much wealth was destroyed. Our trade was disrupted. Clearly there will be hardships and shortages of many things to be endured. To achieve recovery we require a great effort on the part of all the men and women of Britain ....."

    He talks about fair shares for all and the new social security scheme. He attacks Churchill and the Conservative.

    ... I ask you to help us to continue the work of recovery so well begun."

    Selected Originals exist for this item - see other records.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    06/02/1950
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    47434
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1452.05
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:58:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:22:24:00 / 01:24:22:00
    Canister:
    50/11
    Sort Number:
    50/011
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Religion & Politics
    WorkSpaces
    Politics Saska's picks Britain's recovery S45 '45 and 50 elections LS - 1950 General Election Clement Attlee
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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