Episode of Series “World in action”.
A boy of 18 re-enacts the way he left his home in Devon and went to London, without money but with high hopes. There he keeps alive cadging and stealing. He takes drugs and is eventually taken to hospital after collapsing on the street. Following this, he is put in touch with the Department of Social Security who help in his rehabilitation.
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Black and White
16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)