• 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

    1.
    GV UNION PARTY MEMBERS OUTSIDE CHARING CROSS STATION.
    0.05

    2.
    SCU MEMBER WITH "ACTION" MAGAZINE.
    0.10

    3.
    SCU TILT UP DITTO.
    0.13

    4.
    GV MORE PARTY MEMBERS.
    0.18

    5.
    GV SCUFFLING BREAKS OUT, MAN KICKED TO GROUND.
    0.33

    6.
    SV POLICE CARRY HURT MAN.
    0.37

    7.
    SV INJURED MAN.
    0.42

    8.
    GV PAN.. POLICE AND UNION PARTY SUPPORTERS.
    0.46

    9.
    SV MOSLEY ARRIVES AND SHAKES HANDS WITH SUPPORTERS.
    0.56

    10.
    CU MOSLEY PAN TO SUPPORTER.
    1.02

    11.
    SV WOMAN HOLDING "YELLOW STAR" PLACARD.
    1.07

    12.
    SV OTHER ANTI-FASCIST BANNERS.
    1.12

    13.
    SV MOSLEY TALKS TO POLICE INSPECTOR.
    1.17

    14.
    GV MOSLEY AND SUPPORTERS MARCH.
    1.24

    15.
    GV TO SCU...PAN... DITTO
    1.28

    16.
    SCU PAN... MOSLEY.
    1.32

    17.
    GV TWO POLICE CYCLISTS.
    1.34

    18.
    SV MOSLEY INTO CAR, PAN TO APPLAUDING SUPPORTERS.
    1.41

    19.
    GV CAR DRIVES OFF, PARLIAMENT IN B/G.
    1.46

    20.
    GV FIGHTING BREAKS OUT.
    1.58

    21.
    SV POLICEMAN CHASES MAN.
    2.01

    22.
    SV MAN TAKEN AWAY BY POLICE.
    1.06

    23.
    SV POLICEMAN HOLDING TWO MEN BY NECK.
    1.11

    24.
    SV MAN TAKEN BY POLICE.
    1.17

    25.
    GV POLICE TRUCK FOR DEMONSTRATORS.
    1.20



    Initials IT/V/MGT/LW JRG/V/MGT/LW



    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: 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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  • Data

    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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