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  • Description

    Wembley, London.

    Title: "WILL IT BE READY IN TIME for Opening Day? - Exhibition Workers return under Police protection after one day strike".

    Various panning shots, taken from a high vantage point, looking over half constructed British Empire Exhibition site covered in scaffolding. Panning shot, from ground level, of Oriental pavilion covered in scaffolding. M/S of a row of policemen standing in front of a half-finished pagoda. M/S of the policemen walking through the building site.

    Intertitle: "Strike Leaders, ordered out of Exhibition Grounds, hold Meeting outside".

    Panning shot of a crowd of striking workers in a suburban street, strike leaders address them from a raised platform.

    The story is then repeated without the titles.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    10/04/1924
    Sound:
    Silent
    Media URN:
    24327
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    336.17
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:02:59:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:36:52:00 / 01:39:51:00
    Canister:
    G 1074
    Sort Number:
    G 1074
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Religion & Politics
    WorkSpaces
    Empire exhibition Empire empire exhibtion Christmas Broadcast
  • Stills

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

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