• Short Summary

    The B.B.C. broadcasts messages to men in the Royal Air Force who are serving in Canada.

  • Description

    Broadcasting.

    London.

    L/S exterior of B.B.C. house (British Broadcasting Company / Corporation). Various interior shots of Jerry Wilmot broadcasting to the R.A.F. (Royal Air Force) in Canada. M/S of the aeroplanes and men. M/S's of Wing Commander Daly and Jane Welsh who are part of the broadcasting team. Wing Commander Daly gives commentary on football and we see the match, Prime Minister Winston Churchill is watching from the stands. Jane comes to the microphone and tells the boys she wants them to write to her. It shows her knocking on a door and visiting the relatives of the men, some speak into the microphone. Various shots back in the studio as family and friends come up to the microphone to broadcast their messages. M/S of dials and radio masts.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1542.12
    Media URN:
    49597
    Group:
    New sound pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    23/02/1942
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:50:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:21:39:00 / 01:24:29:00
    Canister:
    NSP 308

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