• Short Summary

    Churchill is welcomed by large crowds to Ayr where he inspects a guard of honour.

  • Description

    Ayr, Scotland. Winston Churchill receives the freedom of Ayr.

    MS Churchill standing in open car, driving through the streets, giving the V sign.

    CU Flags and the coats of arms of the town over the door of the Town Hall.

    MS acclaiming crowds. Some wave the Union Jack British flag.

    MS Churchill arrive to inspect Guard of Honour.

    MS Men of the Royal Scots Fusiliers presenting arms during the inspection by Churchill.

    VS Churchill and Major General Hakewell-Smith and Lieutenant Colonel Goslin inspecting the the guard honour.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1185.08
    Media URN:
    40779
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    22/05/1947
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:59:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:10:22:00 / 01:11:21:00
    Canister:
    47/41

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