• Short Summary

    Automobile Association men change their motorcycles for Mini vans.

  • Description

    No title. AA change from motorcycles to mini vans, Longbridge, Birmingham.

    Various shots long line of AA men standing beside their patrol motorcycles. M/S of the new mini vans, pan as AA man opens the doors at the back. M/S interior of the van showing layout of tools. C/U interior of van showing tools. M/S deputy Managing Director of Sales B.M.C. Holdings as he hands over van keys to Alec Durie, Director General of AA (Automobile Association). C/U of the Director General shaking hands with Tommy Hatfield, AA inspector. M/S of the AA man taking off his crash helmet and hanging it on motor cycle. He then walks to his new van. C/U of the AA man putting on his new peaked cap. M/S line of AA men getting on their motorcycles (which will soon go out of commission). C/U of the AA man on motorcycle wearing crash helmet. C/U of the new AA patrol van. L/S of line of motorcycles riding past picture. L/S of line of vans going past camera. C/U ditto.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2059.04
    Media URN:
    56695
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    07/04/1968
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:59:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:01:59:00 / 01:02:58:00
    Canister:
    68/29

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