Lady Godiva in Coventry festival.
Pageants; historical. Lady Godiva in Coventry Festival. Legend is that Lady G.; the wife of the Earl of Mercia; rode naked through Coventry as a protest to convince her husband to lower the high taxes on the people there. Opens w/ shot looking over crowd watching...
An item about a revolutionary new design of house - hexagon shaped.
New Bishop of Coventry enthroned in ruins of Coventry Cathedral.
Birmingham thrash Coventry in football.
An item showing various shots of the British flagship "Coventry" as it visits Amsterdam.
Motorcycle rodeo, including a game of football played on motorbikes.
Interior of new Coventry Cathedral, exterior with close up of modern spire.
Tracking shot around the workfloor of a metal working factory.
Men's hairdressing competition in Coventry