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  • Short Summary

    Members of the Special Constabulary (the voluntary police force) at work directing London's traffic.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "London. Well done! ... 'The Specials'. Drawn from every walk of life - & often after a day's work - they take full control of London's traffic to give regulars much needed rest & strengthen reserves - and do it well!"

    London.

    Shots of a Special Constable directing traffic on a London street. Various buses and cars go past.

    Another Special Policeman directing traffic.

    Another Special holds up the traffic while allowing people to cross the road.

    Yet another Special at work on the streets of London. They all wear white cuffs over their sleeves to make them easier to see.

    Sound Track Missing.

    NB The Special Constabulary are a voluntary police force who assist full time officers.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    687.32
    Media URN:
    5246
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    03/11/1932
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:51:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:37:44:00 / 01:38:35:00
    Canister:
    32/88

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