• Short Summary

    Winston Churchill receives freedom of Portsmouth, Hampshire.

  • Description

    'Pompey's' new Freemen.

    M/S Churchill preceded by the Lord Mayor of Portsmouth, Alderman Sir Denis Daley, walking up steps to platform. He stands for a moment on front of platform before taking his place. M/S Audience. M/S Sir Denis Daley holding oak casket and making speech and handing it to Churchill. L/S Elevated shot dawn shot of Portsmouth. M/S The pier. M/S Sign across entrance 'South Parade Pier'. M/S Angle shot of pier pan to entrance. M/S Pan from crowd outside pier to notice announcing the Freedom ceremony.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1508.14
    Media URN:
    49153
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    14/12/1950
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:21:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:20:33:00 / 01:21:54:00
    Canister:
    50/100

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