Election Countdown – 7 days to go, but what was happening in 1959?


Midlands News: 27.09.1959: Hugh Gaitskell at Market Square, Nottingham

The Labour Party leader Hugh Gaitskell at an election meeting in Market Square, Nottingham.

We see establishing scenes of the crowds gathered in the square and some footage of the speech made by Hugh Gaitskell.

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