Mass demonstrations and idle coal mines - the General Strike of 1926.
Unissued / unused material.
Title reads: "Labour organised a monster demonstration to Hyde Park".
Various shots of mass demonstration through streets, people carry banners representing various Socialist and Labour movements. The demonstration congregates in Hyde Park, a man on a soapbox gives a speech.
Flash frame intertitle: "Idle pits everywhere".
Various shots of pithead and collieries - no work is taking place as all the miners are striking.
Intertitle: "City men as Stokers- Black Coated Brigade help to keep up gas supply during strike at Mill Hill Gas Works".
Note: this item is similar to stories in Pathe Gazette issue G 1290 about the General Strike.