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  • Short Summary

    Peter Thorneycroft opens new hotel near Heathrow + shots of woman checking in to hotel.

  • Description

    Unissued / unused material.

    New Ariel Hotel near London Airport (Heathrow Airport).

    Exterior shot new hotel. MS two men going through automatic doors. MS Peter Thorneycroft, Minister of Aviation, opening the hotel. People standing about in hotel lobby. CU as Mr. Thorneycroft sits down. CU plaque commemorating visit of Queen Elizabeth II. MS Mr. Thorneycroft and others looking at the plaque.

    MS young woman arriving at the hotel. Two shots of cocktail lounge and dining room. CU receptionist placing letters into pigeon holes. Various shots women entering her room. She starts to get undressed, camera cuts to show the room. The camera goes back to the girl who is now in night-clothes, she gets into bed and switches off the bedside light.

    Date on dope sheet is 09/01/1961.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    3004.16
    Media URN:
    85942
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1961
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:33:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:28:59:00 / 01:30:32:00
    Canister:
    UN 3446 E

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