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  • Short Summary

    Various shots of ASLEF and government delegates leaving Transport House and Ministry of Labour in the rail strike negotiations.

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    Unissued / unused material - dates and locations may be unclear / unknown.


    CU Sign over door "Transport House". Various shots of delegates leaving Transport House, St James' Square, following rail strike negotiations. CU Mr Campbell from the NUR / National Union of Railwaymen. MS Mr Jim Baty (General Secretary of ASLEF / Associated Society of Locomotive Engineers and Firemen) and ASLEF chiefs leaving. CU Baty and Mr Albert Hallworth (Assistant General Secretary of ASLEF). Others present including Mr Noel Pinches (President of ASLEF, Mr J Lawrence (Vice-President of ASLEF).

    CU Sign over door "Ministry of Labour and National Service". LS Sir Brian Robertson (British Military Governor) and Sir John Bemstead (Minister) arriving. (2 shots). Sir Walter Monckton (Conservative Minister of Labour and National Services) arrives. Sir Brian and Bemstead leaving. Mr Baty and Mr Hollworth leaving and possibly Mr W P Allen (Manpower Adviser to the Transport Commission). Mr W P Allen (Manpower Adviser to the Transport Commission).

    Note: "Date received" on original paperwork reads: 07/06/1955. Alternative spellings: Hallworth / Hollworth.

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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:
    01:17:28:00 / 01:19:34:00
    UN 2742 I

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