• Short Summary

    People are asked to give a lift to office workers to help out with public transport.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Give 'Em A Lift!".

    VS of girls standing at side of road trying to thumb a lift to work, some carry small banners stating where they wish to go. CU woman wearing badge saying 'I want to go to Pimlico'. Other women ask for lifts.

    VS of men and women office workers sitting on the backs of lorries and climbing into vans which are taking them to their offices in the city and so helping the public transport services.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1059.48
    Media URN:
    21226
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    04/11/1940
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:04:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:51:10:00 / 01:52:14:00
    Canister:
    40/89

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