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    Victoria, England: LV Crowd outside Victoria Coach Station waiting to go in & make enquiries. GV Inside garage, waiting around for coaches. SV Crowd waiting. Closer V Ditto. Angle V Destination plate in coach for 'CHELTENHAM' CU Ditto 'FARNHAM' CU Ditto 'BOURNEMOUTH' Tilt shot Coach indication plate 'MARGATE' to people boarding coach. GV Outside Coach station with coaches & crowds etc.,



    ENGLAND: RAIL STRIKE. SETTLEMENT EXPLORED. London:- Paramount films traffic chaos from air and ground. LONDON DOCKS, ENGLAND Air V London Docks. Closer V Ditto.



    ENGLAND: RAIL STRIKE. SETTLEMENT EXPLORED. Downing Street:- Prime Minister Eden calls first Cabinet since election. 10, Downing St, London, England GV Crowd in Downing Street. SV Sir Anthony & Lady Eden out of car & towards No.10. SV Mr. Monckton out of car & into No.10. LV Crowd watch. SV Mr. Boyd-Carpenter into No.10. SV Selwyn Lloyd, Dr. Hill & Lloyd George into No.10 SCU Mr. MacMillan arriving at No.10. SCU Lord Woolton towards No.10. & rings bell.



    ENGLAND: RAIL STRIKE. SETTLEMENT EXPLORED. Hampstead:- ASLEF General Secretary, Mr. Baty, pleads Men's case. Hampstead, England GV Union H.Q. at Hampstead. LV Mr. Baty & Members posing in garden. Closer V Ditto. CU Mr. Baty speaks:- (Nat.sd.) CU Ditto:-(Nat.sd.)



    SOUND EFFECTS.



    CU Mr. Baty speaks:- "We are maintaining an old principle but not an obsolete one. The principle that a man is entitled to reward commensurate with his skill & with the responsibility attached to his position. This principle is as old as the free society and will perish with it."



    CU..."And I hope that the general public now realises the sincerity with which we have approached this important and vital matter."



    ENGLAND: RAIL STRIKE. SETTLEMENT EXPLORED. London:- Paramount films traffic chaos from air and ground. Elephant & Castle, London, England GV Traffic jam at the Elephant & Castle. Another Angle V Ditto. LV People crowding onto lorry. CU Ditto. SV Lorry away. SV Runner passing crowd & transport. SV Another crowded lorry moving off. LV People crowding onto open lorry. Closer V Ditto. LV Lorry away. GV Lorries crowded with people moving down me in road.



    ENGLAND: RAIL STRIKE. SETTLEMENT EXPLORED. Barnsley:- Mines load coal direct on to lorries. BARNSLEY, ENGLAND GV Colliery near Barnsley. SV Coal being loaded onto lorry. CU Ditto. SV Lorry driving away., loaded with coal. SV Another ditto. BV ditto. GV Empty trucks on siding. CU Ditto.



    Industrial Relations; Railways; Vehicles; Transport; Personalities - Politicians; Anthony Eden, 1st Earl of Avon (1897-1977), Mining; Self-Reference; Great Britain




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    Film ID:
    VLVADQQWLQDD8RYZUXC8VACYYTVJ6
    Media URN:
    VLVADQQWLQDD8RYZUXC8VACYYTVJ6
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    01/06/1955
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MXF
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:11:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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