• Short Summary

    Edward Heath is elected leader of the Conservative Party. London.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Heath to lead.

    Edward Heath is elected new leader of the Conservative Party. London.

    L/S Houses of Parliament. Various shots as Conservative members drive through. C/U as a smiling Edward Heath drives in. Various shots of the other contender Reginald Maudling seated at desk. L/S press gathered outside Heath's house, C/U sign 'Albany House'. L/S as Heath comes out of Albany House. M/S press.

    C/U Heath. M/S as he turns to look at journalists behind. C/U as Heath walks down steps and through a crowd of journalists. C/U plaque 'Conservative and Unionist Central Office'. M/S press and newsreel cameramen. Various shots journalists gathered round Heath at the table. C/U reporter. M/S as Heath makes speech mentioning Alec Douglas-Home, Reginald Maudling and Enoch Powell.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1812.37
    Media URN:
    55540
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    29/07/1965
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:03:00
    Time in/Out:
    02:00:05:00 / 02:02:08:00
    Canister:
    65/61

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