Film shows a united front

Hinckley Times - - NEWS -

A UNITED KINGDOM, the film, will be screened as part of Mar­ket Bos­worth Fes­ti­val 2017 in the Dixie Gram­mar School on Mon­day Novem­ber 20 at 7.30pm.

Star­ring David Oyelowo and Rosamund Pike it is based on the true story of the heir to the throne of Bechua­na­land, Seretse Khama, who mar­ried Ruth Wil­liams just af­ter the end of the Sec­ond World War, de­spite the protests of both fam­i­lies and op­po­si­tion from the Bri­tish gov­ern­ment wor­ried about the sta­bil­ity of South Africa.

Ad­mis­sion is £5 on the door.

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