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  • Short Summary

    Various Trade Unions take part in march demanding release of five Trade Unionists from jail.

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    March and demonstration to demand freedom for five jailed Trade Unionists.


    MS crowd, pan to Amalgamated Society of Woodworkers London District Union banner being held in march. CU more people in march passing camera. Various shots of the march. CU banner Cubitts Building Workers, pan around people in the march, some men chanting. CU man with banner 'Five Trade Unionists are inside, why aren't you out'. MS other men chanting. Various shots of demonstration and CU 'Amalgamated Society of Woodworkers London District'. Various shots demonstration / march. MS large group of policemen. MS little girl on man's shoulders reading magazine. CU man speaking through megaphone.

    Various shots of the demonstration. CU man getting up to speak. MS men being helped up onto platform and given drinks, others applaud. MS three of the men together. One speaks into microphone. CU sign which reads 'Hitler 1933 Heath 1972'. CU banner for Engineering Union. CU little girl waving. Various banners for different unions. MS cars driving past crowds at side of road. CU banner. CU men at side of road. CU banner with names of the men inside 'Merrick, Turner, Watkins, Steer, -ancy (obscured). MS banner 'we demand freedom of our brother workers'. CU man speaking to crowd, pan to others. Various shots of the march.

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    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Time in/Out:
    01:43:01:00 / 01:52:26:00
    UN 4594 E

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