• Short Summary

    March to St Paul's Cathedral organised by the Royal Society for Prevention of Accidents.

  • Description

    Safety For Road Service at St. Paul's Cathedral. London.

    L/S Marches walking towards. St. Paul's Cathedral which is seen in the background. M/S Members of the Junior accident prevention council walking towards camera carrying banners reading "Be alive to others on the road". L/S from the steps of them start to climb the steps camera pans with them. LV. People climbing steps. M/S Members of the junior accident prevention council. C/U Pan Mr. and Mrs. Marples leaving car and starting to go up steps. L/S Crowd gathered around St. Paul's where service is taking place in steps. C/U Two men wearing crash helmets. L/S Mr. Marples (Minister for Transport) speaking on the steps there are scooters in foreground of picture.

    L/S Mr. Marples speaking Sir Bernard Waley-Cohen is in the background. M/S Other Mayors and Mayoress of London's boroughs listening. M/S. Marples talking to girl cyclist. M/S Mr. Marples feeling one of the girl's front wheel tyre and then talking to the girls. M/S A scooter from the Surrey Lambretta club pan up to show, Mr. Marples looking at the scooter. C/U Mr. Marples talking to the owner. C/U A motor cycle pan up to show Mr. Marples talking to its girl owner. C/U Very small boys hand comes into the picture followed by the head of Mr. Marples and he shakes the small boys hand. M/S as Mr. Marples shakes hands with another small boy he then quickly withdraws his hand and tells the boy to take off his glove and then they shake hands again pan up to a smiling Mr. Marples.

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    Film ID:
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    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:03:51:00 / 01:05:01:00

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