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  • Short Summary

    Large crowds with banners at Trafalgar Square.

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    Wembley Town Hall, Trafalgar Square, London.

    May Day demonstration in London including meeting of the London Trades Council.

    LV. Crowds queuing outside Wembley Town Hall where Communists held meeting. LV. Crowds queuing. MV. Crowds entering Town Hall. MS. Pan down building to statue. LS. Pan crowds waiting outside Town Hall. MS. Statue on Town Hall building. MS. Mounted Police dismounted. MS Towards people making their way to Trafalgar Square to meeting. LS. People crossing road (Embankment). LS. People making way to meeting. LS. Crowds at meeting in Trafalgar Square of the London Trades Council. (4 shots) CU. Banner - 'Acton Works demand payment for Bank Holidays'. CU. Banner - 'Acton Works demand reduced rents'. LV. People making their way along Embankment to meeting. MV. Tube station. GV. Massed crowds in Trafalgar Square (3 shots). MV. People looking on. LV. Pan down Nelson's Column. GV. People in Trafalgar. Massed crowds. (2 shots). CU. Banner - 'Acton Works demand reduced rents'. GV. Crowd in Trafalgar Square. LV. Mounted policeman herding people onto pavement. GV. Crowds in Trafalgar square. (2 shots). LV. Crowds in Square (2 shots). CU. Crowds in Square. MV. Crowds in Square. MV. People looking on. LV. People outside Westminster Bank. LV. people milling around bank. (2 shots).

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    Film ID:
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    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:00:00 / 01:02:49:00
    UN 2121 B

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