• Short Summary

    A conference to discuss the proposed European Free Trade Area was opened in London by the Chancellor of the Exchequer, Mr Heathcoat Amory.

  • Description

    1.
    Heathcoat Amory greeted.


    2.
    Schumann being greeted.


    3.
    Duke of Edinburgh greeted.


    4.
    Exterior. Church.


    5.
    Platform.


    6.
    Heathcoat - speaks. "This is a world of change".




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    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: A conference to discuss the proposed European Free Trade Area was opened in London by the Chancellor of the Exchequer, Mr Heathcoat Amory. Attended by employers and Union leaders from fifteen countries - under the joint chairmanship of Sir Edward Beddington-Behrens and Mr Alfred Robens-- the three-day conference is being held at Church House, Westminster.

    The Chairman welcome Mr Heathcoat Amory as he arrived for the opening.

    Next Monsieur Robert Schuman, who is President of the European Movement and a former Prime Minister of France.

    The Duke of Edinburgh was also at the opening session.

    In his speech Mr Heathcoat Amory urged spread in negotiating the Free Trade Area. He ?wne ton.......

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA62YZ2UMFLJ5LQET8CB93PDO8F
    Media URN:
    VLVA62YZ2UMFLJ5LQET8CB93PDO8F
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    19/02/1958
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:17:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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