• Short Summary

    Sir Charles Reid resigns from National Coal Board.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "COAL BOARD NEEDS OVERHAUL - SIR CHARLES REID".

    Eastbourne, Sussex.

    Long shot of a house, Sir Charles Reid coming down steps. Pathe reporter John Parsons leads Sir Charles to microphone and asks him some question on his resignation from the National Coal Board (natural sound). Sir Charles criticises the mechanism of nationalisation of mines. He underlines that he is not against nationalisation but the system proposed to implement it.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1430.19
    Media URN:
    46597
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    20/05/1948
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:13:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:27:14:00 / 01:28:27:00
    Canister:
    48/41

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