• Short Summary

    Nurses march through Central London to protest about low pay.

  • Description

    Title reads: "Nurses ask more pay".

    London.

    Nurses protest march to Trafalgar Square. Various shots nurses carrying placards and banners marching through Piccadilly Circus. Angle Shot banner "Fuller Purses For All Our Nurses". C/U man watching. M/S nurses marching towards camera. M/S representatives of the fire brigade union carrying banner "Firemen Support The Nurses". M/S nurses walking away from camera. Various L/Ss crowd of nurses in Trafalgar Square with various banners, including one which says "The Angels are Needled". C/U nurses. Various shots more nurses arriving at Trafalgar Square. Angle shot statue of nurse Edith Cavell. L/S Health Service Employees' leader A.R. Farmer addressing the nurses. L/S nurses. C/U nurse wearing surgical masks to disguise her identity. L/S mass of nurses.

    Note: newspaper cutting and press release on file.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1719.08
    Media URN:
    53378
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    03/05/1962
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:56:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:09:30:00 / 01:10:26:00
    Canister:
    62/36

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