• Short Summary

    Ramsay MacDonald receives a hearty greeting on his return to London after the Lausanne Conference.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "London. His Work Well Done. Mr Ramsay MacDonald ... who has laboured unremittingly for 3 weeks at Lausanne to bring agreement amongst the Nations ... has great welcome home."

    London.

    Ramsay MacDonald welcomed by Sir Clive Whigram, the King's private Secretary, on a crowded railway platform. Stanley Baldwin and other members of the Cabinet (including Neville Chamberlain) are also there to greet him.

    The Prime Minister says a few words to the newsreels about how glad he is to be back. He expresses hope that the Conference will have been the beginning of a good process.

    The Prime Minister's car is driven away. Crowds cheer from the roadside.

    Alternative spelling for search purposes - Ramsey MacDonald. Neville Chamberlin

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    683.17
    Media URN:
    5149
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    11/07/1932
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:18:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:21:10:00 / 01:22:28:00
    Canister:
    32/55

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