Neville Chamberlain lays foundation stone for block of flats which should begin to relieve problem of slum housing in Bethnal Green. London.
Item title reads - ABOLISH THE SLUMS! Mr Neville Chamberlain lays foundation stone of new block of flats, first step to solve slum problem in crowded Bethnal Green. London.
M/S as the foundation stone is blessed by a clergyman, others stand around it. M/S as it is lowered into position. Neville Chamberlain taps it with a trowel then makes a speech. M/S of the slum houses with washing hanging outside, various shots. L/S of people on platform applauding Mr Chamberlain.