Announcement of the plans for the Beveridge Report. William Beveridge in Oxford. Beveridge gives speech?
SLATE INFORMATION: BLUEPRINTS FOR FREEDOM - THE WORLD FOR WHICH WE FIGHT A clear statement of peace aims will intensify the war effort all round, strengthen the bonds between the United Nations and encourage the oppressed peoples. Hitler's aim is world slavery. We fight for liberty, lasting peace, and a better world. Morally our cause is unassailable. 'In war' said Napoleon, 'the moral is to the material as three to one.' 'The Beveridge Report'
VARIOUS: Public information broadcast of plans for the Beveridge report/ Montage with commentary to introduce the report to the population / Various shots to illustrate the purpose of the plan to reduce poverty and introduce a national heath service
Aerials of Oxford / exteriors of University College / Beveridge in his Master's Lodgings / close of the Beveridge Report / speech by Beveridge on his social security plans / Houses of Parliament / Churchill inspecting soldiers / Crowds at leisure
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Street with closed up shops
Background: Announcement of the plans for the Beveridge Report. William Beveridge in Oxford. Beveridge gives speech about his social services plans.