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    Twickenham, Middlesex.

    Start of the international rugby match between England and Wales at Twickenham. GV. England kick off playing left to right in white. SV. Players fighting for the ball and an England player is dragged into touch whilst holding it. GV. The line out. SV. Players wait for the ball to be thrown in. They jump for it and struggle for ball. SV. Welsh player is dragged into touch with the ball. England player Powell falls on Pat Whitaker, Pathe cameraman, who is filming by the touch line. The players get to their feet. GV. Play in progress. England player Rudd is tackled by two Welshmen. The players go down into scrum. SV. Ball in the scrum. Welsh gain possession and Gary Prothero passes to Pask who kicks up field. GV. Players chasing after the ball and the referee spots all infringement and blows his whistle awarding Wales a penalty. SCU. Crowd. GV. Terry Price takes the kick and the ball goes between posts, camera zooms in to cheering crowd. GV. Play in midfield. SV. England player with the ball, he kicks up field. SV. Ball placed for penalty kick and Rutherford starts his run to take the kick. GV. Rutherford takes the kick and the ball goes between posts. Camera zooms in to crowd. GV. Wales in possession in the second half. Welsh player is tackled and brought down, other players pile in. SCU. Crowd. GV. Price takes penalty kick, the ball goes between posts. GV. Wales in possession again. The ball is passed. The player makes a good run with the ball and is tackled by T. J. Brophy. The ball runs loose. GV. The players scrambling for the ball and the players are pushed into touch. GV. The line out. Welsh gain possession. The ball is passed to K. Bradshaw. He evades one tackle but is finally tackled. He manages to pass the ball to Jones. GV. Ken Jones running with the ball. He evades a tackle by Pullin and another by Edward Rudd. He then passes to A. Pask who dives over line to touch down. Camera pans up to crowd cheering. GV. Price takes the kick. The ball goes between posts. GV. Crowd cheering. GV. England in possession. Terence Arthur passes to David William Rosser who passes to Derek Rogers. Rogers to Savage, Savage runs with the ball and passes. GV. Perry goes over the line and touches down for England's try. GV. Crowd running onto pitch at the end of the match. Final score Wales 11, England 6.

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    British Pathé
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    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:35:30:00 / 01:38:13:00
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    Sport & Leisure
    England Rugby Union - ILC England Rugby
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    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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