• Short Summary

    News item about problems of parking tourist coaches in London.

  • Description

    Unissued / unused material. Colour Material.

    London. News item with voiceover.

    VS Band of Guards regiment marches past playing tune. Tourists take photographs. Pan down Ext Westminster Abbey to show tourists getting off coaches. CU man with cine camera. Ext. St. Paul's Cathedral. VS lots of coaches trying to park. Interview with coach drivers about the parking problems. MS of coach driver talking to traffic warden. Interview with Council Official about parking problems. More shots of Traffic Wardens talking to coach drivers. Interview of Coach company. VS of tourists watching Changing of the Guard. GV Tower of London. VS of coaches at St. Paul's. More interviews. More problems with traffic wardens.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    3409.02
    Media URN:
    92652
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1970 - 1979
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:05:11:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:02:35:00 / 01:07:46:00
    Canister:
    UN 4662 D

Comments (2)

  1. jamied says

    The vehicle seen at 01:23 is a Leyland Leopard coach operated by Samuelsons, a subsidiary of the National Bus Company.

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  2. jamied says

    Some of the same footage, as well as lots of extra material, exists in clip 3415.02. The appearance of several "L" registered vehicles in that footage dates this clip as being from at least August 1972.

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