• Short Summary

    Eighty-three-year-old Sir Winston Churchill, looking fit and cheerful, presided at yesterday's meeting in London of the Churchill Trust.

  • Description

    1.
    GV. Group. Garden.



    Left to Right: Lord ADRIAN - Sir ALEX FLECK, - Lord GODBER - Lord CHANDOS, - Mr. COLVILLE - Lord KNOLLYS, - Sir ALEX TODD. seated - Sir WINSTON CHURCHILL and Lord TEDDER.


    2.
    SV. Churchill and Lord Tadder.


    3.
    CU Ditto.


    4.
    LV. Group.


    5.
    SV. Ditto.


    6.
    CU. Churchill and Lord Tedder.


    7.
    LV. Party walk into house.


    8.
    GV. Party sitting down at table.


    9.
    CU. Churchill.


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    SV. Group at table.


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    GV. Group seated at table.



    Sir W. Churchill at head of table. On left start from Sir Winston, - Lord Tedder, Lord Adrian, - Sir Alex Fleck, - Lord Godber, - and on right from Sir W. Churchill, - Viscount Chandos - Sir Alex Todd, Lord Knolly, and Mr. T.R. Colville.




    Initials V.L. JWH/VCW


    PLEASE NOTE: EMBARGOED UNTIL MONDAY JUNE 16TH, 1958.

    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: Eighty-three-year-old Sir Winston Churchill, looking fit and cheerful, presided at yesterday's meeting in London of the Churchill Trust. This is the fund raised by public subscription to pay tribute to the service of the former British Prime Minister and wartime leader. Recently, plans were announced to spend some of the fund in founding a Churchill College of science at Cambridge University.

    Yesterday's meeting, at Sir Winston's London home in Hyde Park Gate, was attended by a distinguished group of committee members, including Viscount Chandos, Lord Tedder, Lord Adrian, Lord Godber, Lord Knollys, Sir Alexander Fleck, Sir Alexander Todd, and Mr. J.R. Colville.

    After walking in the garden, the group began its meeting indoors.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA9UPISC2YTK7KOSBVTQ9FRLWDB
    Media URN:
    VLVA9UPISC2YTK7KOSBVTQ9FRLWDB
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    13/06/1958
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MP4
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:49:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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