• Short Summary

    Protesters against nuclear weapons march in Scarborough during Labour Party Conference.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Labour crisis.

    Nuclear issue dominates Labour Conference. Scarborough, North Yorkshire.

    L/S of Scarborough. Various shots as Bessie Braddock walks along the front with two other people. L/S crowds in front of church. Various shots of Mr Griffiths, the Archbishop of York, and his wife with Mr and Mrs Hugh Gaitskell. M/S's Tony Greenwood. C/U Tom Driberg. C/U Jim Griffiths. Various shots of Anti-H Bomb demonstrators marching through Scarborough headed by Sidney Silverman, Ian Mikardo and Cannon Collins. C/U signpost to "Labour Party Conference". Various shots of demonstrators with banners marching through main street in Scarborough. C/U banner "Labour must quit Nato close rocket bases stop making H. Bombs".

    M/S of the demonstrators marching up along the promenade towards the Labour headquarters at the royal hotel. Various shots of them marching past hotel. M/S man carrying banner "Come off it Hugh". C/U small child carrying large disc with the wording "I am six years old and want to live". Interior shots inside the hotel, Harold Wilson talks with others. M/S Tony Wedgwood Benn sitting in his hotel room. C/U Wedgwood Ben. Exterior shots showing Mrs Barbara Castle and her husband walking along pavement, they stop and look in shop window. C/U Barbara Castle looking in shop window. George Brown and wife walk along pavement. L/S Scarborough sea front. Various shots of Frank Cousins.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1720.18
    Media URN:
    53416
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    06/10/1960
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:48:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:26:53:00 / 01:28:41:00
    Canister:
    60/81

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