• Short Summary

    LONDON TODAY (TUESDAY) HONOURED THE MALAYSIAN PRIME MINISTER, TUNKU ABDUL RAHMAN, WITH THE RARELY BESTOWED FREEDOM OF THE CITY AND HEARD HIM WARN OF THREATS TO PEACE BY SMALL NATIONS MISUSING THEIR NEW POWERS OR MISMANAGING THEIR INDEPENDENCE.

  • Description

    1.
    GV LONDON LAW COURTS
    0.03

    2.
    SV TUNKU ARRIVING BY CAR
    0.11

    3.
    GV CROWDS
    0.14

    4.
    SV (L. TO R.)THE POLICE COMMISSIONER MR. YOUNG, TUNKU, AND THE CITY MARSHALL POSE FOR PRESS
    0.22

    5.
    GV CROWDS
    0.24

    6.
    SV PAN TUNKU LEAVING LAW COURTS IN HORSE-DRAWN CARRIAGE
    0.37

    7.
    GV GUARD OF HONOUR AT GUILDHALL
    0.38

    8.
    GV TUNKU ARRIVES IN CARRIAGE AND GREETED BY LORD MAYOR (2 SHOTS)
    1.07

    9.
    GV GUARD OF HONOUR
    1.09

    10.
    GV & SV TUNKU INSPECTS GUARD OF HONOUR (2 SHOTS)
    1.20

    11.
    SV TUNKU CONCLUDE INSPECTION AND ENTERS GUILDHALL WITH MAYOR
    1.39

    12.
    GV INT. TUNKU WALKS TO ROSTRUM IN GUILDHALL
    2.03

    13.
    GV PEOPLE SEATED
    2.06

    14.
    LV TUNKU SIGNING REGISTER OF FREEDOM
    2.27

    15.
    GTV PEOPLE SEATED
    2.30

    16.
    LV TUNKU RECEIVES CASKET FROM CHAMBERLAIN
    3.09



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    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: LONDON TODAY (TUESDAY) HONOURED THE MALAYSIAN PRIME MINISTER, TUNKU ABDUL RAHMAN, WITH THE RARELY BESTOWED FREEDOM OF THE CITY AND HEARD HIM WARN OF THREATS TO PEACE BY SMALL NATIONS MISUSING THEIR NEW POWERS OR MISMANAGING THEIR INDEPENDENCE.

    THE TUNKU SPOKE AFTER A CENTURIES-OLD CEREMONY IN THE HISTORIC GUILDHALL WHERE HE WAS MADE A FREEMAN OF THE CITY OF LONDON.

    THE ONLY OTHER ASIAN LEADER EVER TO RECEIVE THE FREEDOM OF THE CITY OF LONDON - THE HIGHEST HONOUR THE CITY CAN BESTOW - WAS THE LATE PANDIT JAWAHARLEA NEHRU, IN 1956. THE HONOUR ROLL DATES FROM 228 YEARS AGO.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAC3XVV7HVHYAKLPHBZ50WLPVE0
    Media URN:
    VLVAC3XVV7HVHYAKLPHBZ50WLPVE0
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    18/06/1968
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:09:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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