• Short Summary

    LONDON POLICE TODAY (SUNDAY) ARRESTED FOUR MEN AFTER A FIGHT INVOLVING SUPPORTERS OF THE EXTREME RIGHT-WING UNION MOVEMENT, WHICH IS LED BY SIR OSWALD MOSLEY.

  • Description

    LONDON POLICE TODAY (SUNDAY) ARRESTED FOUR MEN AFTER A FIGHT INVOLVING SUPPORTERS OF THE EXTREME RIGHT-WING UNION MOVEMENT, WHICH IS LED BY SIR OSWALD MOSLEY.THE SUPPORTERS, SELLING COPIES OF THEIR WEEKLY PUBLICATION "ACTION" NEAR CHARING CROSS RAILWAY STATION, MET UP WITH MEMBERS OF THE JEWISH YELLOW STAR ORGANIZATION, WHICH DESCRIBED ITSELF AS ANTI-FASCIST AND OPPOSED TO RACIAL SEGREGATION.FOLLOWING THE SCUFFLE, UNION SUPPORTERS WERE TAKEN TO HOSPITAL.

    SIR OSWALD MOSLEY, ARRIVING ON THE SCENE, THEN TRIED TO LEAD HIS GROUP IN A MARCH DOWN WHITEHALL.POLICE ADVISED HIM TO CALL THE MARCH OFF TO PREVENT FURTHER TROUBLE AND HE DROVE OFF IN HIS CAR.MORE FIGHTING BROKE OUT AND POLICE MOVED IN TO BREAK UP THE CLASH.

    POLICE ALSO ARE HOLDING ONE MAN ARRESTED AFTER A GROUP OF 20 BROKE INTO THE LONDON HEADQUARTERS OF THE UNION MOVEMENT.AN EYE-WITNESS SAID THE RAID HAD TURNED THE PLACE INTO A SHAMBLES.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA12WD4RIQ0RDM881F3NDW86TSZ
    Media URN:
    VLVA12WD4RIQ0RDM881F3NDW86TSZ
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    12/05/1963
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:21:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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