• Short Summary

    Furious Stockholm conservationists were yesterday (12 May) involved in pitched battles with mounted police in a bid to stop city authorities from felling groves of elm trees.

  • Description

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    SV workmen cutting through tree ZOOM into mounted policeman protecting workmen gathered crowds.
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    SV policemen attempting to control crowds
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    mounted policemen and dog-handler beat demonstrator.
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    TELERECORDING FROM SWEDISH TELEVISION VIA EUROVISION.

    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: Furious Stockholm conservationists were yesterday (12 May) involved in pitched battles with mounted police in a bid to stop city authorities from felling groves of elm trees.

    The authorities have said that the trees must go to make way for a new underground station entrance.

    This film of the clash was telerecorded by Visnews from Swedish Television.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVADHU04H00K0XC5XIR1XAU8QB3T
    Media URN:
    VLVADHU04H00K0XC5XIR1XAU8QB3T
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    13/05/1971
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:30:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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