• Short Summary

    Parents visit their children in hospital in Nottingham.

  • Description

    Children's Hospital, Nottingham.

    Various shots of children in a hospital ward preparing themselves for visiting time: girls brush their hair, a boy brushes his teeth, the nurses help wash faces and tidy hair of little ones. M/S ward nurse walking across the room. C/U little girl in bed playing with book.

    M/S visiting father going to bedside of daughter. M/S older girl in bed, mother comes to bedside. M/S boy in bed, mother at bedside gives him a letter. M/S man at bedside of baby, nurse gives him a surgical mask. M/S nurse takes baby from bed and gives to father, she then gives him feeding bottle and father starts to feed baby. C/U nurse looking at father and smiling.

    C/U little girl whose parents live too far away to visit: she looks at nurse and smiles. M/S ward nurse walking round switching out lights, pan to ward sister at working at desk in darkened ward.

    Nurses are Sheila Hill and Sister Roberts.

    Note: newspaper cuttings and letter from hospital management committee on file.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1311.29
    Media URN:
    43452
    Group:
    New pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    26/01/1953
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:01:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:46:13:00 / 01:48:14:00
    Canister:
    NP 437

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