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Victory Parade in Hackney and Tower Hamlets

The film begins with a street party in a terraced street decorated with flags, adults and children on their doorsteps and in the road. The Mayor and Mayoress are photographed amongst the revellers. In the courtyard of an apartment block, long tables and benches are laid out for a children's tea party. They are served by women, one in a union flag apron, the women present plates of tarts and sandwi…