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  • Short Summary

    Material relating to newsreel story 'Labour Confers' - 52/80.

  • Description

    Selected originals (offcuts, selected scenes, out-takes, rushes) for story 'Labour Confers' - 52/80.

    Material for Newsreel Story - lots of good extra shots.

    Shots of various Labour Party figures at their Conference at Morecambe, Lancashire.

    Clement Attlee and Morgan Phillips. CU Attlee. CU Phillips.

    Dr Edith Sommerskill walking with her husband Dr Jeffrey Sommerskill. Edith talks with a holiday maker.

    Harry Douglas, Edith Sommerskill, Samuel Watson, Alderman Joe Reeves, Harry Earnshaw and Percy Knight talk in a group. CUs of various members of that group. They then walk along the front.

    Ian Mikado, Barbara Castle, Harold Wilson, Desmond Donnelly. CU Castle. CU Mikado.

    GV Holy Trinity Church, Morecambe - location for pre-Conference service. Attlee and others leave after service. Parade of clergy into Church. CU Archbishop of York.

    CU Harry Earnshaw. Shots of mute interview - l-r Herbert Morrison, Reporter, Harry Earnshaw, Morgan Phillips.

    Jennie Lee and husband Aneurin Bevan (Nye). CU Jennie. CU Nye.

    Views of various speakers on Conference platform including Bevan platform party includes Hugh Dalton, Sam Watson, Arthur Greenwood, Alice Bacon et al. Exteriors of Winter Gardens. Various shots of delegates. Voting in NEC elections.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    30.54
    Media URN:
    27528
    Group:
    Selected originals
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:06:05:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:54:45:00 / 02:00:50:00
    Canister:
    52/80 O (Selected Originals)

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