Relay race through Ilford. Originally part of News in a Nutshell - international news stories in brief.
Various shots of male athletes running through streets. Crowds watch from pavements. They are taking part in "round-the-houses" relay race over 38 miles. We see the batons changing hands between runners.
The race is won by athletics club, the Belgrave Harriers. C/U of man "who clinched the race" - A. Allum of Belgrave Harriers.