Fire Eating Family 1965

Star Item


Jack Taylor and wife perform various tricks including fire eating, in the Triangle pub in Peterborough.

C/U of Jack (he is wearing red harem pants) covering empty wine bottle with towel and smashing with knife. He spreads broken glass over table. L/S revealing bemused crowd of local pub-goers...



Media URN:
Sort Number:
CP 527
Time in/Out:
01:39:20:00 / 01:41:54:00
CP 527
Film ID:
Issue Date:

Comments (1)

We always welcome comments and more information about our films.

All posts are reactively checked. Libellous and abusive comments are forbidden.

  • That guy's face is so gross!

    JasonC 17th Feb 2012

Add your comment

To post a comment, please Register or to add a comment
August 2014 marks 100 years since the start of World War One. To honour this landmark occasion, British Pathé have launched this definitive collection of WW1 films.
On 14th April 1912, four days into her maiden voyage, RMS Titanic struck an iceberg. These 15 images have been selected from Pathe's Titanic collection.
Verbal warfare at its best. Here are some of history's greatest retorts and snarling insults. These people certainly didn't mince their words!

Related Videos

Cuts / Out Takes For Cp 527 - Electric Engraving, Water Mattress, Fire Eating Family

Cuts / Out Takes For Cp 527 - Electric Engraving, Water Mattress, Fire Eating Family

Out takes (rushes, cuts) for stories featured in CP 527.

China Fish People

China Fish People

Various shots showing life in China. Overcrowding on the river and a religious ceremony.

Children's Trust Home

Children's Trust Home

Footage of Children's trust home at Lynwode Manor in Lincolnshire.

Earthquake In Italy

Earthquake In Italy

Aftermath of earthquake in Italy.

Churchill The Man Reel 1

Churchill The Man Reel 1

Biopic tracing the life of Prime Minister Winston Churchill.

The Gas Council Presents  - The Four Seasons

The Gas Council Presents - The Four Seasons

Fabulous film showing domestic bliss achieved by installation of new gas appliances!

Emancipation Of Women

Emancipation Of Women

Documentary covering changes in women's lives and status between l890 and 1930.

Following on from '10 Tragedies Caught on Film', we bring you part 2 and ten more tragedies that were captured when the reels were recording.
She may never have given a press interview but she is still one of the most famous women in the world. Here are 13 surprising facts you may not know about Queen Elizabeth II.
British Pathe captured many extraordinary events on film over its 80 year history but sometimes the cameras were switched on when tragedy struck.
Franz Reichelt
Are you guilty of perpetuating a story regardless of its truth? Here are some classic urban myths which you may not know are false.
Urban Legends
The Duke of Edinburgh has many talents, but it is his unique way with words that often receives the most attention. 
Life before health and safety laws; men worked at huge heights, balancing on girders and cranes all in order to help build the world's tallest skyscrapers.
The images taken from inside Buchenwald Concentration Camp after its Liberation show us what it was like; it tells us what happened and forces us to remember.
Over its history, the Pathe cameras filmed a number of people who had committed heinous crimes. So in no particular order, these images show ten faces of truly evil men and women.