• Short Summary

    Anti-Nuclear Demonstration in Trafalgar Sq. on the same day as Battle of Britain celebration.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "London. Battle Of Two Kinds".

    London. Mass Ban The Bomb demonstration in Trafalgar Square and PM attends Battle of Britain ceremony at Westminster Abbey.

    LV Mass of Anti-Nuclear Demonstration assembling in Trafalgar Square. flanked in the foreground by police. GV Ditto. LV Reinforcements of Police leaving Headquarters for Trafalgar Square. CU Police marching out of building. GV Crowds of Demonstrators assembles in Trafalgar Square.

    GV Westminster Abbey. SV Pan Prime Minister Harold Macmillan arriving for the Thanksgiving service. LV Crowds watching. SV Pan Air Chief Marshal Sir Theodore McEvoy, Air Secretary representing the Queen walking into the Abbey. SV Relatives walking into the abbey for the service. GV An Air Ministry exhibition of planes and rockets. SV RAF (Royal Air Force) Jet Plane. LV Mr Macmillan walking past exhibition of planes. SV Jet plane and rockets under wing. SV Pan Mr Macmillan walking past planes. GV RAF band marching along the Embankment. SV Marshal of the Royal Air Force, Lord Newall taking the salute accompanied by Secretary of State for Air Mr Julian Amery. SV RAF Contingent marching past. CU Pan RAF Colours being marched past. LV Women of the Royal Air Force marching past. Angle shot of the RAF Memorial.

    GV Pan Mass of sit down demonstrators in Trafalgar Square. Nearer shot ditto. SV Large group of demonstrators sitting down. SV Police holding back crowds near the Plinth of Nelson's column. GV Demonstrator sitting down. SV Group of sit down demonstrators including, John Osborne, Sir Herbert Read, Shelagh Delaney, Vanessa Redgrave. CU John Osborne. SV Sir Herbert Read. SV Photographers. SV of the whole group sitting down. SV Shelagh Delaney. Various shots of demonstrations in Square - lots of people are taken away by Police. Good scenes of demonstrations.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1736.24
    Media URN:
    53889
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    21/09/1961
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:51:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:39:12:00 / 01:42:03:00
    Canister:
    61/76

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