• Short Summary

    Mr Atlee and six other British Socialist leaders set off for Moscow.

  • Description

    London Airport.

    SV Labour Party delegation at London Airport. SV newsreel cameras filming interview. SV American broadcaster interviewing Mr Clement Attlee, lead-in for voice. CU American interviewer asking Attlee if trip means an increase in British Labour friendship towards China and lessening friendship towards U.S.A. Mr Attlee says it's a mistake (natural sound): ".......... we are in favour of world peace............and because we recognise a regime it does not say we approve everything it does." GV delegates moving towards plane. SCU Dr Summerskill kissing husband goodbye. SV delegates boarding plane - Mr Aneurin (Nye) Bevan on extreme right (his supporters would object loudly!). CU Bevan, pan to Attlee. SV pressmen. SV delegates entering plane, Dr Summerskill turns and waves, and blows kiss.

    (Orig.Neg.) (Title scene G.)

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    178.01
    Media URN:
    29744
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    12/08/1954
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:18:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:15:00 / 01:01:33:00
    Canister:
    54/62

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