• Short Summary

    The City of London bestows the Freedom of the City upon Mr Clement Attlee

  • Description

    Guildhall, London.

    GV proceeding inside Guildhall. Clement Attlee enters in procession. SV Attlee walks up steps to dais and shakes hands with Lord Mayor Bowater and Lady Mayoress and then proceeds to back of dais. SV aldermen looking. LV Lord Mayor standing and speaking. SV people on dais looking on (including Mrs Attlee and Lady Mayoress). LV Clement Attlee signing Freedom Roll. SV Clement Attlee signing. SV people looking on. LV Attlee being greeted with right hand of fellowship as a Citizen and Inn-holder of London. SV left to right, Mrs Churchill, Mr Anthony Eden and Mrs Eden (Mr Churchill's niece) looking on. LV procession leaving dais. SV Attlee leaving dais and walking with Lord Mayor through applauding people. LV people applauding. SV Attlee standing at door of Guildhall prior to leaving.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    126.16
    Media URN:
    28966
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    26/11/1953
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:11:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:27:33:00 / 01:28:44:00
    Canister:
    53/91

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