Flying Angel 1968

Star Item
  • Add to Favourites
  • View as stills
  • Description

    No title - Flying Angel - Matron uses electric powered scooter for her rounds. Lewisham, Greater London.

    Exterior M/S as matron, Miss Irene Watkins, comes down slope on her electric powered scooter. M/S as she travels past on scooter. Back view as she goes away from camera and into Ladywell Old People's Home. C/U and M/S of Irene moving along corridor on her scooter. M/S travel shot along the corridor. L/S as Irene enters rest room and stops at one of the tables, gets off scooter and starts to arrange flowers. She talks to resident, Mrs Caroline Allen, 103 years old. C/U of Mrs Allen. M/S of Irene talking to Mrs Allen, she turns and gets back on scooter. M/S as she drives off through another ward. L/S of the ward as she passes camera. M/S as she drives through the ward, she stops to talk to a couple of patients. M/S as she drives off.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    10/11/1968
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    56974
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    2083.09
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:12:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:23:23:00 / 01:24:35:00
    Canister:
    68/91
    Sort Number:
    68/091
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Lifestyle & Culture Entertainment & Humour Science & Technology
    WorkSpaces
    Lewisham
  • Stills

Comments (0)

We always welcome comments and more information about our films.

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

Add your comment

To post a comment, please Register or to add a comment
There are some people who saw their mortality as really rather funny. Here are 12 of the best epitaphs.
laurelhardy
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.
Vertigo
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.
dancingqueen

Related Videos

Hide
Scooter Rally Beware - Other Colour Pics Share This Title

Scooter Rally Beware - Other Colour Pics Share This Title

Hastings holds largest rally of Vespas ever seen in Britain.

A Scootaboat For Three

A Scootaboat For Three

Strange motor scooter with two compartments for children to sit in.

Children's Tourist Trophy In Miniature

Children's Tourist Trophy In Miniature

Children's scooter race going from Paris to Versailles.

Water Scooter

Water Scooter

Nice shots of girls in swimsuits riding about a lake on water scooters.

Scooter

Scooter

A new front wheel drive scooter is propelled by pumping the handle up and down. Sydney, Australia.

Scooter On Water Skis

Scooter On Water Skis

A new design allows water skiers to control their own speed and direction.

Waterscooter

Waterscooter

Various footage of a girl on water scooter

Scooter Race

Scooter Race

Start and part of the scooter race from Bratislava to Prague in Czechoslovakia.

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.
Titanic
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.
yardstare
The Duke of Edinburgh has many talents, but it is his unique way with words that often receives the most attention. 
Philip
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
10 telling images selected from British Pathé's extensive WWI footage. 'The war to end all wars' was a war without parallel: over 70 million military personnel were involved and over 17 million people died.
WW1
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.
Buchenwald
With just days to go before Scotland makes their big decision, Pathe looks at the best of Scotland.
nessie