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    Ministers in France for European Parliament, Sir Winston Churchill speaks in Strasbourg

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    SLATE INFORMATION: European Parliament at Strasbourg

    FRANCE: Strasbourg:
    EXT/INT

    BEVIN Arriving at Strasbourg for Parliament of Europe


    MR CHURCHILL Arriving at Strasbourg for Parliament of Europe. Being greeted. Makes speech to people and warns them he is about to speak in French


    FLAGS Good shot of flags outside Strasbourg University for the Parliament of Europe meeting


    HERRIOT Edouard Greeted by girls in national costume on arrival at Parliament of Europe at Strasbourg. Hands over presidency to M. Spaak in chamber


    PARLIAMENT OF EUROPE Great Hall prelude to opening session. M. Herriot, acting President greeted by girls in national costume. Bevin an early arrival. Mr Churchill welcomed. Stage is set of 12 foreign ministers to begin work. M. Herriot hands over Presidency to M. Spaak. Crowds outside wait to hear speeches by delegates. M. Reynaud followed by Mr Churchill who warns them he will speak in French


    REYNAUD, Paul Makes speech to crowds outside Great hall of Strasbourg at Parliament of Europe


    SPAAK Takes over as President of the Assembly at Parliament of Europe at Strasbourg


    STRASBOURG Great Hall at Strasbourg sees prelude to opening session.. M. Herriot greeted by girls in national costume. Ernest Bevin another early arrival. Mr Churchill being greeted. Stage is set for 12 foreign ministers. M. Herriot hands over presidency to M. Spaak. M. Reynaud makes speech to crowds outside followed by Mr Churchill who warns them he will speak in French. Good shot of building with flags of the nations


    Multi-national Groupings

    council, vehicle, Sir Winston Leonard Spencer-Churchill, chambers, flags, crowds, Paul-Henri Spaak, Eduoard Herriot, Ernest Bevin, foreign minister, Prime Minister, Foreign Secretary, Paul Henri Charles Spaak, Paul Reynaud
    Background: Ministers in France for European Parliament, Sir Winston Churchill speaks in Strasbourg

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA6K63KHXTP0SVTCG979VUKW1NV
    Media URN:
    VLVA6K63KHXTP0SVTCG979VUKW1NV
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    18/08/1949
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:31:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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