• Short Summary

    Volunteers from the St. John's Ambulance Brigade are inspected - in London and York.

  • Description

    Hyde Park, London

    GV. Pan, St. John's Ambulance Brigade lined up on the Guards parade ground in Hyde Park. They are members of No. 1 Prince of Wales District. SV. SCU. Boys lined up. SV. Lord Mayor of London, Sir Leslie Boyce, arriving. LV. Brigade boys lined up ready for inspection. GTV. Parade lined up. SV. Lady Dunbar Nasmith about to inspect nursing cadets. SV. Nursing cadets lined up. SV. Girl cadets. LV. Lady Dunbar Nasmith inspecting nursing cadets. CU. young woman member of Brigade pan to CU older woman member. More shots of Lady Nasmith inspecting.

    SV. Towards camera, Lt. General Sir Otto Lund, Commissioner in Chief, inspecting boy cadets. CU. Boy cadet. SV. Sir Otto Lund inspecting boys. AS. Boy cadet. LV. Ambulances ready for inspection. SV. Sir Otto Lund talking to drivers alongside ambulances, pan to back of ambulance looking inside. SV. Sir Otto talking to St. John's Ambulance driver.

    York, Yorkshire. BV. Women of the St. John's Ambulance Brigade marching to York Minster (for sub. superimposed title). AS. York Minster cathedral, there is scaffolding on the front of the Minster. LV. Crowd watching women marching to the cathedral. CU. Pan, crowd watching women marching to the cathedral. SV. St. John's Ambulance Brigade men marching towards, on way to cathedral. BV. Men entering cathedral. LV. Women entering cathedral. GBV. Men and women members of the brigade entering cathedral, pan up York Minster. SV. The Earl of Scarborough presenting cheque and a silver salver to Mr. H. L. Thornton, after 49 years service in the brigade. Mr Thornton and some of his colleagues wear capes emblazoned with the cross of St. John. CU. Inscription on the silver salver. CU. Mr. Thornton, who had retired as West Riding Commissioner. GV. Brigade marching towards, away from York Minster.
    (Orig.Neg.) (Hyde Park - Title scene "K") (York - Title scene "N")
    Selected Originals exist for this item - see other records. Paperwork available in file.

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    Film ID:
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    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:01:50:00 / 01:03:40:00

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