Star Item
  • Description

    Item title reads - Lester takes a bride.

    Jockey Lester Piggott marries Susan Armstrong. North Audley Street, London.

    M/S awning covering entrance to St. Mark's church. C/U as Lester gets out of the car, he turns and smiles at the camera. M/S of Lester with his best man John Sutcliffe. C/U Lester's father. M/S as bride Susan gets out with father, horse trainer Sam Armstrong. She poses for the cameras.

    Library shots showing Lester aged 14 riding along on horse followed by his father. Interior shot of Lester sitting at table reading the "Sporting Life". C/U paper. M/S of Lester in jockeys outfit standing outside, his father pats him on the back. M/S of crowds outside St. Mark's church as bride and groom appear after wedding ceremony. C/U Lester and Susan. C/U women in crowd waving. C/U as the couple kiss. Camera pans with them as they get into the car.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    25/02/1960
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    52392
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1666.29
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:05:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:44:28:00 / 01:45:33:00
    Canister:
    60/17
    Sort Number:
    60/017
  • Appears in...

    WorkSpaces
    Lester Piggott
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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