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  • Short Summary

    Various shots of the problems of parking tourist coaches in overcrowded London.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued material - Colour material.


    Various shots of tourist coaches parking on the street in London. Pan up to show that they are parked at the foot of St. Paul's Cathedral. Once that coach park is full, other coaches have to drive on to find other parking places. More shots of coaches driving past. Travel shots from inside coach going round the streets of London. Shots of coach having problems in area crowded with other parked coaches. Some of the coaches seem to be driving around trying to find anywhere to park. VS of coach driver trying to park in full coach park. LS of the Tower of London. Traffic drives past. CU police sign 'Coaches - No Park, No Setting, Pick Up Only'.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1970 - 1979
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Time in/Out:
    01:06:29:00 / 01:16:14:00
    UN 4682 E

Comments (2)

  1. jamied says

    Slightly reducing this clip's current date range, the "L"registered Ford Cortina at 02:15 dates this clip as being from at least August 1972.

  2. jamied says

    Some of the same footage, as well as some extra material, exists in clip 3409.02.

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