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    Item title reads - Mr Marples appeals. Christmas traffic.

    C/U Ernest Marples, Minister of Transport, sat at his desk. He is asked what causes the most accidents on the road at Christmas. He replies and calls for careful driving, he also says he has asked for local authorities to leave road lights on all night. He is asked what role drink plays in accidents. He says 56% of people involved in accidents have been drinking and tells people not to drink and drive.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    19/12/1960
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    52939
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1704.10
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:14:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:11:43:00 / 01:12:57:00
    Canister:
    60/102
    Sort Number:
    60/102
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    ROAD SAFETY FILMS 1960s Christmas Christmas Traffic
  • Stills

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

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