• Short Summary

    Churchill's last days - press wait outside Churchill's home, his family visit him.

  • Description

    Title reads: "Vigil for Sir Winston".

    Scenes at Hyde Park Gate, London.

    Various shots crowds outside No. 28 Hyde Park Gate, home of former Prime Minister Winston Churchill. Various shots press photographers, reporters, TV crews and newsreel cameramen outside No. 28. L/S Churchill's physician, Lord Moran arriving by car. L/S Lady Clementine Churchill looking from upstairs window. Panning shot Lord Moran walking into No. 28. L/S pressmen. Man hands bouquet of flowers to butler inside. More shots pressmen. Panning shot Churchill's granddaughter Celia Sandys (sp?) leaving No. 28. M/S pressmen. Various shots son Randolph Churchill and his daughter Arrabella arriving at No. 28. L/S pressmen in semicircle round door. M/S Lord Moran coming out and standing on the step to read bulletin. L/S pressmen crowded round. Elevated shot crowds of pressmen and television cameras round No. 28.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1786.26
    Media URN:
    55103
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    21/01/1965
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:18:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:46:30:00 / 01:47:48:00
    Canister:
    65/7

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