• Short Summary

    Lord Morrison opens home for old people.

  • Description

    Willowmere Home for Old People, Ladywell, Surrey.

    GV. Willowmere Home of Old People. SV. Old people's home. SV. Lord Herbert Morrison arriving for the opening of the home. Pan as he walks towards door. CU. Name of home among flowers. SCU. Lord Morrison standing with several elderly people at doorway. SV. Exterior, old people sitting on patio. CU. Mrs Dorothy Kebble aged 91, the oldest resident reading paper, pan to another resident. GV. Interior, lounge showing people relaxing. CU. Old lady, pan to her feet resting on footstool. CU. Old lady doing crochet work, pan up to her face. SV. Lord Morrison lighting a pipe of Mr Brooks, aged 88, & SCU. SV. Interior of one of the bedrooms showing resident standing at wash hand basin. CU. Wash hand basin showing official taps for old folk. CU. Resident at wash hand basin. CU. Bell button on wall, finger presses it. SV. Control panel with bells for all the rooms, zoom in. SV. Bathroom showing seat in bath and rail for old folk. SV. A resident in wheelchair pressing button for lift door to open. GV. The dinning room showing people eating. SCU. Waitress serving old people, & SV.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:16:45:00 / 01:18:17:00

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