• Short Summary

    AT ST. PETER'S HOSPITAL IN CHERTSEY, SURREY, A LESSON IN INTERNATIONAL GOODWILL AND CO-OPERATION IS?

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    LV VOLUNTEERS MEET TEAM LEADER AND WALK OFF TOWARDS SITE.
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    2.
    CU SIGN "ST. PETER'S HOSPITAL".
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    3.
    CU POSTER "INTERNATIONAL VOLUNTARY SERVICE".
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    4.
    LV VOLUNTEERS DIGGING.
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    5.
    SV MARIGOLD HUMPHRIES ENGLAND, AND ALLAN CALUARD ENGLAND TEAM LEADER STUDY PLANS.
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    6.
    SV VOLUNTEERS DIGGING IN TRENCH.
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    7.
    CU LEADER STUDYING PLANS.
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    8.
    SV SUCHLAND, BERLIN, LOADING GRAVEL INTO CEMENT MIXER.
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    9.
    CU DITTO.
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    10.
    CU CEMENT MIXER.
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    11.
    SV HELEN FISCHER, HOLLAND, UNLOADING BARROW.
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    12.
    LV MISS WEYS WITH PICKAXE, FRANCIS DEFRIES WITH SHOVEL (BOTH FROM HOLLAND) WORKING ON FOUNDATIONS.
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    13.
    CU DITTO.
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    14.
    CU FAITH MULIRA (LEFT, UGANDA) AND MARIE ANTOINETTE (RIGHT FRANCE) MEASURING.
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    15.
    CU & SV..ANN HOLS AND REINHOLD HOEMANN (SWEDEN) PREPARE BROKEN BRICKS FOR FOUNDATION.
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    16.
    SV JOAN MILLER (CHICAGO) SAWING TIMBER.
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    17.
    SV GISELE DUBOSQ (FRANCE) WITH SPIRIT LEVEL.
    1.09

    18.
    CU DITTO.
    1.12

    19.
    SV ASSISTANT MATRON TALKING WITH ONYANGO OF EAST AFRICA.
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    Background: AT ST. PETER'S HOSPITAL IN CHERTSEY, SURREY, A LESSON IN INTERNATIONAL GOODWILL AND CO-OPERATION IS BEING GIVEN. ADDITIONAL BUILDINGS ARE GOING UP THERE AND CONTRIBUTING TO THEIR ERECTION IS A BODY KNOWN AS THE INTERNATIONAL VOLUNTEER SERVICE.

    THE ORGANISATION IS NON-DENOMINATIONAL AND NON-POLITICAL AND HAS FOR ITS OBJECTIVE THE FURTHERING OF INTERNATIONAL UNDERSTANDING, RECONCILIATION AND PEACE.

    THIS WORK CAMP HAS MORE THAN A DOZEN ENGAGED ON A VARIETY OF LABOURING TASKS. ITS MEMBERS ARE BOTH MEN AND WOMEN AND HAVE BEEN RECRUITED ON THE CONTINENT AND AS FAR AFIELD AS UGANDA.

    THEIR WORK HERE IS ON THE FOUNDATIONS OF THE CHANGING ROOMS BEHIND THE NEW STAFF RECREATION HALL. IT'S A WORKING WEEK OF 44 HOURS, NO PAY AND A TYPICAL WORK CAMP LASTS BETWEEN TWO WEEKS AND TWO MONTHS. THE COST OF SENDING THESE VOLUNTEERS TO DIFFERENT COUNTRIES IS LARGELY MET BY MEMBER'S SUBSCRIPTIONS.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA3TDI6RWL81VLNE62DZZDHGJ74
    Media URN:
    VLVA3TDI6RWL81VLNE62DZZDHGJ74
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    16/08/1963
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:16:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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