• Short Summary

    Minister for Health Henry Willink talks about the National Health Service.

  • Description

    Item title reads - A healthier Britain.

    London.

    Various shots of Mr Henry Willink, Minister of Health for England and Wales, seated at his desk talking about the Government's National Health Scheme. He outlines how the scheme should work and tells of the White Paper on it containing the details. Various cutaways to people queuing for food, mainly women. (good shot). He says the scheme is available to everyone if they should want help and treatment for their health concerns. C/U pamphlets entitled 'National Health Service'.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1352.17
    Media URN:
    44531
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    06/03/1944
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:53:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:34:17:00 / 01:36:10:00
    Canister:
    44/19

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