• Short Summary

    Memorial Service for the late Foreign Minister Ernest Bevin.

  • Description

    Westminster Abbey, London.

    General view of Houses of Parliament, pan to general view of Westminster Abbey. SV. Towards and pan, Herbert Morrison, Leader of the House of Commons arriving to Memorial to Ernest Bevin in Westminster Abbey. SV. Strachey walking through Abbey gates. SV. Top view, pan, Hugh Gaitskell, Chancellor of the Exchequer, arriving with Lord Chancellor, Lord Jowitt. SV. Pan, Winston Churchill, Leader of the Conservative opposition, with wife Clementine arriving. SV. Pan, Prime Minister, Mr Clement Attlee, arriving with wife. SV. Pan, Aneurin (Nye) Bevan, Minister of Health, walking through Abbey gates. SV. Pan, Nye Bevan walking up to entrance of Abbey. SV. Pan, Mrs Bevin and family walking to entrance. LV. Entrance of Abbey with people entering. Angle shot, Abbey. SV. Crowd looking on. LV. Entrance and people leaving after the service. LV. Members of Cabinet leaving entrance. SV. Members of Cabinet leaving - including Hugh Gaitskell, Hugh Dalton, Chancellor of Duchy of Lancaster, Herbert Morrison, Chuter Ede, Home Secretary, etc. CU. Pan, two women looking on. SCU. Towards, Lord Woolton wearing top hat. LV. Mr Attlee leaving Abbey with Mrs Attlee. Churchill walking towards, Attlee moves into close up.

    (Orig. Neg.)

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:28:56:00 / 01:30:11:00

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