• Short Summary

    Lord Londonderry opens Liverpool's new airport at Speke.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Speke, Lancashire. Great Seaport now great Airport! Lord Londonderry - Secretary for Air - inaugurates Liverpool Airport."

    Speke, Lancashire.

    An unidentified dignitary introduces Lord Londonderry, Secretary of State for Air. He steps forward to speak about Speke.

    Lord Londonderry is introduced to various pilots.

    Shots of RAF (Royal Air Force) planes on the runway.

    Shot of a group of schoolboys waving before they get onto a plane. The boys are lifted onto the plane.

    CU of teacher from Highton Hill School - he has brought the boys to the opening in their School plane.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    727.17
    Media URN:
    6526
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    03/07/1933
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:57:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:28:22:00 / 01:30:19:00
    Canister:
    33/53

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