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    Poplar, London.

    M.S. Pan from old block of flats to new.

    M.S. C.U... Charles Key, Minister of works, looking at picture of the flats on mantelpiece inside one of them. M.S. Key looking out of window of one of the flats. M.S. Exterior view of block of new flats. C.U. Key turns away from window. M.S. Key and a mother with baby in her arms inspecting cooking equipment in one of the flats. C.U. M.S... Key chatting to a group of prospective tenants outside.

    C.U. Key unlocking door of flats. M.S. Key mounting platform to speak. M.S. Side view of him speaking. (silent). C.U. Man listening. M.S. Front view of Key speaking. M.S. Key mounting platform and shaking hands with officials. C.U. Key inside room after opening door. M.S. Side view of the flats. M.S. C.U... Woman inspecting outside of flat.
    M.S. Key chatting to prospective tenants. M.S. Key with builders.

    M.S. C.U. Key speaking from platform.(see dope sheet for speech). S.C.U. Key interviewing prospective tenants.

    M.S. Exterior view of flats. Pans along showing balconies. M.S. Key facing a press barrage. M.S. Exterior of building. M.S. C.U... Key with mothers and babies. Key holding baby. M.S. Key shaking hands with baby's mother. M.S. Key arriving for the ceremony. .

    L.S. General view of block of flats. L.S. general view of a street in Poplar.

    New concrete flats opened. Neg

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    British Pathé
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    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:10:19:00 / 01:15:49:00
    UN 1922 A
    Sort Number:
    UN 1922 A
  • Appears in...

    Lifestyle & Culture Entertainment & Humour
    Temporary Workspaces: 7.7.2010 23:30 East End Lansbury London On Film: East End Slums X Rays Nurses East End 50's TB Slums X Rays for CTMW London Life East End London S45 Henry Hall RAF dance bands. Bombed factories/homes
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