• Short Summary

    Scenes of a long distance cycle race - Brighton to Glasgow - won by Don Wilson.

  • Description

    Brighton, Sussex and Glasgow, Scotland.

    SV. Bicycle wheel being adjusted on Brighton front. (for super. sub.) AS. Riders putting on crash helmets. SV. Riders picking up bicycles pan to other riders going up towards start. SV. Crowd watching. SV. Mayor of Brighton, Alderman Miss D. Stringer, handing Sid Aldbridge letter of goodwill for Lord Provost of Glasgow and Mayor of Islington. GV. Start of race. SCU. Alf Baxter, No. 88, of Ayfive Racing Club. CU. Feet peddling. No. 40 on frame. CU. Olympic possible, Rex Butler No. 40. SV. Cyclist racing towards. SV. Back view, cyclist racing at speed. SV. Travel shot, bunch of cyclists. CU. A cyclist speeding along. No. 46 Len Wightman. SV. Peter Southart, standing up peddling. SV. Pack of cyclists. SV. Racers riding towards. STV. Stage winner of first day Donald Wilson, Yorkshire. LV. Wilson passing finishing line. SCU. Don Wilson.

    (Orig.Neg.) (Title scene "J")

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    14.30
    Media URN:
    27029
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    26/06/1952
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:45:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:31:52:00 / 01:32:37:00
    Canister:
    52/52

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