• Short Summary

    News report about plans to turn Charing Cross Hospital into hostel for homeless people.

  • Description

    Unissued / unused material.

    Colour item.

    Charing Cross Hospital, London.

    News report about rising levels of homelessness and rough sleepers in Central London. Various representatives of homeless charities (including Alastair Miller) are interviewed about plans to turn disused Charing Cross Hospital in homeless hostel. Shots of soup kitchen. Various shots inside grim looking hostel at disused Marmite factory. Interviews with homeless people, including former musician who became an alcoholic. Interview with representative of Covent Garden residents who are objecting to hostel.

    Note: this is the last item on tape *PM3399* - ends at 01:23:13.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    3399.06
    Media URN:
    92551
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1970 - 1979
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:07:47:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:15:26:00 / 01:23:13:00
    Canister:
    UN 4685 F

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