• Short Summary

    OVER 2,000 WORKERS DEMONSTRATED AT LIERRE, BELGIUM TODAY (SUNDAY) IN PROTEST AGAINST A DECISION TO CLOSE THE BRITISH MILITARY BASE WHERE THEY HAVE BEEN EMPLOYED.

  • Description

    1.
    GV LIERRE MILITARY BASE
    0.07

    2.
    SV BRITISH FLAG TILT DOWN TO BASE NAME BOARD
    0.15

    3.
    CU "NO ENTRY" SIGN
    0.18

    4.
    GV LIERRE TOWN SQUARE
    0.21

    5.
    GV DEMONSTRATION
    0.25

    6.
    CU DITTO
    0.32

    7.
    SV MEN CARRYING BLACK FLAGS
    0.38

    8.
    GTV DEMONSTRATION ALONG STREET
    0.44

    9.
    CU DEMONSTRATORS
    0.45

    10.
    GV & CU DEMONSTRATORS MARCHING
    0.54

    11.
    GV DEMONSTRATION MOVES TOWARDS TOWN CENTRE
    1.00

    12.
    GV DEMONSTRATION MOVES AWAY
    1.06



    Initials GHB/VS/PW/SIM



    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: OVER 2,000 WORKERS DEMONSTRATED AT LIERRE, BELGIUM TODAY (SUNDAY) IN PROTEST AGAINST A DECISION TO CLOSE THE BRITISH MILITARY BASE WHERE THEY HAVE BEEN EMPLOYED.

    THE WORKERS GATHERED IN THE TOWN SQUARE AT LIERRE AND STAGED A PROTEST MARCH DURING WHICH MANY OF THEM CARRIED BLACK FLAGS.

    THE LIERRE GARRISON WAS ONE OF SEVERAL BRITISH MILITARY BASES IN BELGIUM WHICH PROVIDE REGULAR EMPLOYMENT FOR LOCAL WORKERS.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA4ZVZVPFV2HWSBI3CEV6BLAG3W
    Media URN:
    VLVA4ZVZVPFV2HWSBI3CEV6BLAG3W
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    08/12/1968
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:06:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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