• Short Summary

    SEVERAL HUNDRED PRO-BIAFRA MARCHERS RALLIED IN TRAFALGAR SQUARE TODAY (SUNDAY) TO HEAR FORMER LIBERAL PARTY LEADER JO GRIMOND SPEAK OUT AGAINST BRITAIN SUPPLYING ARMS TO NIGERIA.

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    SEVERAL HUNDRED PRO-BIAFRA MARCHERS RALLIED IN TRAFALGAR SQUARE TODAY (SUNDAY) TO HEAR FORMER LIBERAL PARTY LEADER JO GRIMOND SPEAK OUT AGAINST BRITAIN SUPPLYING ARMS TO NIGERIA.

    THE MAIN GROUP OF MARCHERS APPROACHED FROM HYDE PARK AND WERE JOINED AT THE FOOT OF NELSON'S COLUMN BY SEVERAL SMALLER SUPPORTING GROUPS.

    MR. GRIMOND SPOKE VEHEMENTLY ON THE SUBJECT - AS HE HAS DONE OFTEN BEFORE - AND WAS LOUDLY CHEERED BY THE DEMONSTRATORS.

    THEN, AFTER THE SPEECHES, THE MARCHERS MOVED DOWN WHITEHALL TO DOWNING STREET - WHERE MR. GRIMOND AGAIN WENT FORWARD, THIS TIME CARRYING A PETITION TO BE DELIVERED AT NO.10, THE PRIME MINISTER'S OFFICIAL RESIDENCE.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA6R64UHG3NY65UGWICEYJYO1WR
    Media URN:
    VLVA6R64UHG3NY65UGWICEYJYO1WR
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    26/10/1969
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:17:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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