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    Sydney, Australia.

    Title reads 'Lifeline Centre Opens in Sydney'.

    GV. Modern looking church building with crowd outside the Life Line Centre - new Samaritans centre in Sydney. Various shots of the Mayor of Sydney Mr Jensen performing the opening ceremony of the new Life Line Centre. CU. Plaque on wall. CU. Hand picks up telephone and a message is taken down on a pad. CU. Map of section of Australia. MCU. Man in glasses picks up telephone. CU. Girl in patrol car picks up two way radio in car and speaks. LS. A man on the edge of a cliff overlooking sea, he may be a suicide case. Life Line social worker will rush to help him. MS. Woman climbing through fence. Various shots as woman persuading the man not to take his life, but to have a talk and try to get things sorted out. MS. A minibus of the Life Line Centre passing camera. MS. The man being led into a hospital for treatment.


    Date found int he old record - 26/03/1963.

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    British Pathé
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    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:06:01:00 / 01:07:02:00
    UN 3733 E
    Sort Number:
    UN 3733 E
  • Appears in...

    Religion & Politics
  • Stills

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

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