• Short Summary

    UPROAR AND FIGHTING IN THE IRISH REPUBLIC TODAY (TUESDAY) WHEN NINE MEN APPEARED IN TRAMORE COURT IN CONNECTION WITH AN EXPLOSION DURING PRINCESS MARGARET'S VISIT TO IRELAND LAST WEEK.

  • Description

    1.
    SV POLICE WAIT
    0.06

    2.
    SV COACH ARRIVES
    0.13

    3.
    SV NINE MEN OUT OF COACH (2 SHOTS)
    0.27

    4.
    GV PAN PEOPLE INTO COURT
    0.31

    5.
    SV MEN WAIT OUTSIDE
    0.34

    6.
    SV WOMEN WAIT OUTSIDE
    0.37

    7.
    SV MEN EMERGE FROM COURT
    0.42

    8.
    SV DITTO SCUFFLE BREAKS OUT
    0.47

    9.
    SV THREE MEN STRUGGLE
    0.51

    10.
    SV MEN SURROUNDED BY POLICE
    0.54

    11.
    CU WOMEN BITES LIP
    0.57

    12.
    CU PRISONERS WAVE FROM COACH
    0.59

    13.
    CU SOBBING WOMEN
    1.01

    14.
    GV COACH DEPARTS
    1.06



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    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: UPROAR AND FIGHTING IN THE IRISH REPUBLIC TODAY (TUESDAY) WHEN NINE MEN APPEARED IN TRAMORE COURT IN CONNECTION WITH AN EXPLOSION DURING PRINCESS MARGARET'S VISIT TO IRELAND LAST WEEK. COURTHOUSE DOORS WERE TORN OFF THEIR HINGES AND KNOCKED DOWN IN THE FIGHTING.

    PEOPLE IN THE COURTROOM SHOUTED "BRITISH IMPERIALISM WHEN THE MAGISTRATE LEFT THE BENCH AFTER THE NINE REFUSED TO ACCEPT BAIL AND WERE ORDERED TO BE HELD IN CUSTODY FOR ANOTHER WEEK.

    THE MEN, THEIR RELATIVES AND FRIENDS SCUFFLED WITH POLICE. THE NINE WERE DRIVEN BACK TO LIMERICK JAIL IN A RENTED BUS.

    THE EXPLOSION OCCURRED LAST THURSDAY NIGHT AS THE BRITISH PRINCESS AND HER HUSBAND, LORD SNOWDON, WERE VISITING ABBEYLEIX, HOME OF LORD SNOWDON'S BROTHER-IN-LAW AND SISTER, LORD AND LADY DE VESCI.

    THE BLAST TOOK PLACE AT AN ELECTRIC TRANSFORMER AND BROKE WINDOWS AN PLUNGED THE DE VESCI HOUSE INTO DARKNESS.

    THE NINE MEN WERE CHARGED TODAY WITH HAVING TAKEN PART IN AN UNLAWFUL ASSEMBLY AND WITH CAUSING MALICIOUS DAMAGE TO TREES.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA7RJURFKV6SVUCM8H7SJ9XIG0T
    Media URN:
    VLVA7RJURFKV6SVUCM8H7SJ9XIG0T
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    12/01/1965
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:06:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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