• Short Summary

    Several hundred workers of the De Haviland Aircraft Works held a meeting at 4 p.m.?

  • Description


    REEL ONE: The march from the De Haviland Works,Hatfield.



    General view of the De Haviland Works.



    The marchers arriving at the Hatfield Football Ground.



    The meeting - being addressed by Union officials.



    Various angles on meeting.



    Semi shot and close-up of Mr. GEORGE LINDGREN, M.P. for WELLINGBOROUGH, Northants, who is a local man living at Welwyn Garden City, addressing the meeting.



    Further shots of meeting.



    Final shot shows a "COMET" flying over the meeting.




    Initials



    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: Several hundred workers of the De Haviland Aircraft Works held a meeting at 4 p.m. this afternoon on the HATFIELD Football Ground after having marched from the De Haviland works.

    The meeting was to discuss the redundancy in the aircraft industry owing to the lack of orders for the 'Comet'.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA31FMTAX0Q10NWSGNI54RVHIUC
    Media URN:
    VLVA31FMTAX0Q10NWSGNI54RVHIUC
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    10/07/1959
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:27:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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