• Short Summary

    Clement Attlee's daughter Janet gets married - members of the Cabinet attend the service.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "People Were News".

    Ellesborough, Buckinghamshire.

    The Prime Ministers daughter, Janet, weds Mr Harold Shipton at Ellesborough Parish Church, Bucks.

    LS General view of the picturesque village church.

    MS Aneurin Bevan, (Nye) Minister of Health, arrives for the ceremony.

    MS Sir Stafford Cripps, Economics Minister arriving.

    MS Mrs Clementine Churchill and daughters Sarah and Mary arriving.

    MS Arrival of the bridesmaids, Felicity and Alison Attlee and the bridegroom's sister, Joan.

    MS Clement Attlee escorting his daughter from car to Church.

    MS a row of heads peering over the Churchyard hedge.

    MS the couple coming out of the church, and posing for photographs.

    MS the wedding car drives away.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    1199.06
    Media URN:
    41466
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    20/11/1947
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:06:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:07:35:00 / 01:08:41:00
    Canister:
    47/93

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