Various shots of construction work taking place on Wembley stadium's track, getting it ready tof the 1948 Olympic games. Sand is emptied from a truck, and workmen level it out. Workmen climb into deep ditches in the grass, and line them with corrugated metal. High angles of construction work going on....more
Wembley receives charter of incorporation as a borough.
The British team win a 5,000 metres roller-skating race in the European Championships at Wembley.
Fast basketball match at Wembley.
Bags of sand are put in the stands to test out the safety and strength of Wembley Stadium.
Synchronised stamping, swaying and sitting tests safety of new Wembley Stadium.
The West Ham team inspect the Cup Final playing pitch at Wembley.
The turf at Wembley Stadium is ploughed up and relaid for next year.
Duplicate of story of same name in issue 42/83 - see separate record for details.