• Short Summary

    Labour win the election, Mr Wilson stays the Prime Minister for another term.

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    GV. Crowds in Trafalgar Square. SV. People carrying balloons. LV. Crowd walking around. LV. People holding Union Jacks. SV. Men selling rosettes. LV. Crowd. Zoom back to general view. GV. The Conservative Party Headquarters. Labour Party Headquarters. LV. Liberal Party Headquarters. CU. Plaque, Liberal Party Headquarters. SV. Mr Jo Grimond sitting between Lord Byers (on left) and Tim Neaumont. CU. Mr Jo Grimond. CU. Picture on TV screen of Mr Harold Wilson. GV. Crowd in Trafalgar Square. Group fighting near fountain. LV. Two men walking in fountain. LV. Man in crowd throwing things. GV. Zoom in as man climbs to first stage of fountain. GV. Interior, Labour Party Headquarters. SV. Ray Gunter with his thumb up standing in front of results board, & SCU. CU. Mr Gunter, pan to his rosette. CU. Results board.

    LV. Trafalgar Square, people climbing over fountain. One boy on the top sits on the jets. GV. People in fountain. CU. Girl wading through fountain. SV. People watching results screen. LV. Results screen showing Labour 287, Conservative 139, Liberals 004. LV. One young man is taken away by policemen, he struggles. GV. Boy trying to help girl up onto top tier of fountain, & SV. CU. Pan, another man taken away by police. Group on top of fountain. One boy is laying on the jets. He jumps off them and the fountain is back to normal.

    CU. Downing Street sign. LV. Press and crowd outside No 10 Downing Street. CU. Pan, Mr Wilson's sister and son Giles go into No 10. CU. Mr Wilson's father. CU. Pan as he goes into No 10. GV. Mr Wilson's car arriving outside No 10. SV. Pan as Mr and Mrs Wilson walk to steps of No 10. They turn and wave. SV. Crowd of press. LV. Mr and Mrs Wilson standing outside, & CU. Mrs Wilson turns and points upwards. LV. Couple leaning from upstairs window, wave to Mr and Mrs Wilson. CU. Mr and Mrs Wilson. SV. Pressmen. SV. Mr Wilson waves and then they both turn and go inside. Labour won the elections and Mr Wilson stays the Prime Minister for another term.

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    Film ID:
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    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:17:55:00 / 01:21:04:00

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