Announcement of the plans for the Beveridge Report. William Beveridge in Oxford. Beveridge gives speech?
SLATE INFORMATION: IDLENESS
Workers in streets
SLATE INFORMATION: IGNORANCE
Children playing in streets / School children along / Fields of public school / aerial of Oxford
SLATE INFORMATION: DISEASE
Hospital ward / operating theatre / operation in progress / medical inspection of patient / arm reaching bottles from shelf / Scientists working in chemical laboratory / Palm trees by river (to illustrate malaria) / Spraying chemicals / Digging ditch
SLATE INFORMATION: SQUALOR
Washing and women working / Child with book / Hands flicking through Beveridge report / Workers with machines / Close up of faces of workers / Armed forces marching in parades
Background: Announcement of the plans for the Beveridge Report. William Beveridge in Oxford. Beveridge gives speech about his social services plans.