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  • Short Summary

    Local life in London amid anti-black demonstrations and racial tension. Good quality.

  • Description

    Notting Hill , Trafalgar Square, London

    Notting Hill

    Sign - Bevington Road. Various shots of neighbourhood and its inhabitants. LS. Children playing. GV. Children playing on bombed site. LS. Children playing, swinging on lamppost. Various shots of police station. People boarding bus. Overview of Notting Hill Gate. Children playing on swings outside hairdressers, medium shot. Businessman going to work. Street shots, vandalised door.

    Trafalgar Square

    Crowd scene. Men looking at copies of 'Combat' . Close-up of Combat. Various shots of white crowd in Trafalgar. Shot of fountain and Nelson's Column draped in a banner that proclaims 'Keep Britain White'. Close-up of two white policemen. Two black men seated. Various crowd shots of demonstration. White men speaking, crowd applaud, various shots.

    Note: Speakers include John Bean and National Labour President, Andrew Fountaine

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2726.12
    Media URN:
    80365
    Group:
    Unissued / unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1959
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:05:34:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:20:57:00 / 01:26:31:00
    Canister:
    UN 3227 A

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