Fleet Street, London.
CU. Newspaper passing over counter on book stall. SV. People buying papers from book stall. SV. Post office men reading papers. SV. Paper seller selling. CU. Sailor reading paper. GV. Fleet Street. CU. Name "Fleet Street". SV. Silent presses. SV. Sign "No Papers Today"...
Item shows effect of General Strike on all aspects of British life.
Pathe investigates the problem of inflation.
Material relating to newsreel story "National Press Strike Ends (aka Newspaper Strike)" - 55/33.
Retrospective of news stories of the year 1962.
Various shots of steam engines in sidings, shots from a train at speed, scenes in main railway station of trains, passengers and railway staff. Negotiators leave the Ministry of Labour as strike is called off.
American newsreel item about steel strike in USA.
US President expresses sorrow at failure of Summit and Russian leader booed by press men.