• Short Summary

    Conservative candidate Angus Maude wins Stratford by-election after Profumo's resignation.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Tories win.

    Stratford-upon-Avon by-election to replace John Profumo, Warwickshire.

    L/S bridge and river at Stratford, pan down statue of William Shakespeare. L/S town centre. Various shots of posters telling people to vote for Screaming Lord Sutch. Various shots of posters for Liberal Derick Mirfin, Labour's Andrew Faulds for Labour, and Conservative Angus Maude. M/S Maude canvassing at farm. M/S Faulds stepping down from jeep and meeting constituents. L/S market. M/S Mirfin looking at pigs. M/S pigs and piglets. M/S Independent candidate farmer Miles Blair.

    L/S teenagers carrying Lord Sutch posters outside committee rooms. C/U large poster "You've had your laugh now vote Sutch in", pan down to small boy holding large poster. Various shots Screaming Lord Sutch wearing top hat talking to teenagers outside the committee rooms. C/U sign 'polling station'. Various shots of people going in. M/S country polling station, M/S two women about to enter. Various shots people going in. C/U old man dropping voting paper into ballot box. Exterior shots of the Conservative candidate Angus Maude who wins the election. C/U Maude.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1772.07
    Media URN:
    54730
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    19/08/1963
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:43:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:08:15:00 / 01:09:58:00
    Canister:
    63/67

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