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Gypsy Warning

Series

Series Name
British Movietone News

Issue

Issue No.
1681A
Date Released
24 Aug 1961
Date submitted
21 Aug 1961
Stories in this Issue:
  1. 1Two Great Centuries
  2. 2A Rough Passage
  3. 3Gypsy Warning
  4. 4Tonic for West Berlin
  5. 5Moss Makes It Seven

Story

Story No. within this Issue
3 / 5
Summary
MOVIETONE CARD TITLE: Gypsy Warning. DESCRIPTION: The Gypsies on Colney Heath, have been warned off the Common. Objection is taken to the rubbish and litter left lying about. The Parish Council and the law came to warn them off, so the Gypsies are on the move again. SHOTLIST: Key scene. MLS Barbara Cartland. MLS Gypsies. MS Gypsy children. MS (2) mother with children. MLS Mr Eric Williams. LS clothes line. LS another. MLS rubbish on heath. MS clerk of Parish Council. MLS clerk with police. MLS clerk talks to Gypsies to tell them to leave. MLS television aerial taken down. MS another. MS Gypsy loading lorry. LS Gypsy moves off. MS same. GV pan Colney Heath.
Keywords
Ethnic groups
Locations
Hertfordshire; Colney Heath
Card file number
83028
Credits:
Camera
Godfrey Kenneth Hanshaw
Commentator
Leslie Mitchell
Length of story (in feet)
78
Story extras:

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