• Short Summary

    Heavy storms cause problems around the country while bus strikes cause problems in London.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Storms In January".

    Seaford, East Sussex. LV GV Waves breaking over rocks on beach. LV GV Beach with waves breaking over it. LV GV Shingle and wreckage strewn across promenade. MV AA (Automobile Association) Notice 'Heavy Seas'. LV Waves breaking over promenade. Car Towards.

    Shoreham, West Sussex. A bus is washed into an overflowing river. MV Top shot men on overturned bus adjusting ropes. CU Overturned bus in water. MV People looking over bridge. LV Bus standing upright in water. MV Front of bus.

    Oxford Street, London. A Bus Strike causes chaos in London. MV clock over Selfridges department store showing five past one pan down to LS deserted Oxford Street showing bus queue. MV 2 men walking from bus queue. LV people walking down street.

    Cricklewood. LV buses drawing into Cricklewood Garage for bus strike. CU busman waving buses in. LV buses drawing into garage. LV, GV conductors checking money and tickets. LV bus queue. MV man looking out of bus queue for bus.

    Southampton, Hampshire. LV GV Liner ship 'Queen Mary' in Southampton docks. LV Men loading ballast bags and putting them on conveyor belts. MV Men filling ballast bags and putting them onto conveyor belts. MV Stern of the 'Queen Mary' showing damaged paint work, diving craft alongside. CU Damaged paint work, pan down to diving craft. CU deep sea Diver having helmet adjusted. LV Diving craft, diver descending. CU Bows of the ship showing dents in plates. MV Queen Mary tied alongside.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:26:36:00 / 01:28:15:00

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