Material related to newsreel story "The New Prime Minister" - 63/85.
Selected Originals (offcuts, selected scenes, out-takes, rushes) for story "The New Prime Minister" - 63/85.
Scenes outside the King Edward VII Hospital, crowds and pressmen. Mr Harold Macmillan's physician, Sir John Richardson, arriving to hospital and is interviewed on stairs. More shots of the hospital.
Scenes outside Buckingham Palace, crowds and pressmen watching as the Queen Elizabeth II returns to Place in car after seeing Mr Macmillan in hospital.
Several close shots of No 10 Downing Street. Various scenes of crowds in Downing Street. Ministers arriving to No 10 including Lord Hailsham, Mr Rab Butler, Mr Reginald Maudling. Lord Alec Douglas-Home arrives to take up office as Prime Minister. Mr Ian Macleod leaving, Mr Edward Heath leaving.