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  • Short Summary

    Bulganin and Khrushchev visit Marham RAF Station.

  • Description

    Marham, Norfolk.

    Various shots of Prime Minister of USSR Nikolai Bulganin and Secretary of the Soviet Communist Party Nikita Khruschhev arriving and being greeted at RAF (Royal Air Force) Station at Marham. Various shots of the two Russian guests inspecting the planes and crews at the airport. People sitting on chairs at grounds, mainly women and children - presumably waiting for fly past. Line of RAF officers looking on. Several shots of Bulganin and Khrushchev visiting one of the families at base. RAF man, wife and the two small children greet them and they enter the house. Crowd of women and children outside the house. Several shots of Bulganin and Khrushchev leaving the house, woman and child say goodbye, they wave to crowd, press taking photographs. They drive off in car. RAF man with his family posing for photographs. Several shots of the Russian guests with dignitaries watching the fly past from balcony of airport building. Several shots of planes flying in formation. Various shots of the Russian guests saying goodbye to their hosts and getting into plane. Plane taxiing along. Plane door opens and the Russians are greeted - presumably on arrival. They inspect the Guard of Honour at airfield.

    (Uncut Rota Neg.)

    Date found in the old record - 01/04/1956.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:46:12:00 / 01:50:30:00
    UN 2892 B

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