To Be Labour's University Aka To Be Labours… 1926

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    Title: "To be Labour's University. Lady Warwick hands over Easton Lodge ... her magnificent Country House ... to Council of Trade Union Congress".

    L/S of a Tudor country manor house, there is a group of people on the patio. Various L/Ss of the house; it looks well maintained with immaculate gardens full of topiary. L/S of people coming out of some French windows onto a large patio, they walk down some steps into the garden. M/S of the group walking through an Italian style sunken garden; most are men, although one woman appears to lead the way - Lady Warwick? Panning M/S of the group posing for the camera on the patio steps. C/U of a middle aged woman in a hat talking to some of the Trade Unionists - Lady Warwick?

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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    25/02/1926
    Sound:
    Silent
    Media URN:
    25591
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    454.36
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:34:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:52:17:00 / 01:53:51:00
    Canister:
    G 1271
    Sort Number:
    G 1271
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    Trades Union Congress
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