• Short Summary

    Scenes from a hot April in London, including chorus line girls from 'The Girlfriend' dancing and rehearsing on roof, women swimming at Kenwood, Hampstead, and men's cricket at the Oval.

  • Description

    UNITED KINGDOM: London:

    SLATE INFORMATION: That SUMMER FEELING. April's sudden heatwave brings girl friends 'The Girl Friend' on to the roof for rehearsals

    Street shots from roof, bus passing with advertisement 'Whiteways' / Chorus line of dancers from Londo musical / Various exercises from chorus line on roof / Acrobatics by female dancers, male in suit directing /

    SLATE INFORMATION: And the Ken Wood 'Regulars' have a quick entrance and exit

    Young women in swimming costumes at Ken Wood, Hampstead Heath performing leap frog in a line / Women diving into Hampstead pond

    SLATE INFORMATION: At the Oval, Surrey has a trial match

    Cricket match in progress at the Oval

    SLATE INFORMATION: ...and 'finds' A.W.G. Hadingham, a 6ft embryo Hobbs. His age is 15 would you believe it!

    Close shot of teenage cricketer A.W.G. Hadingham / Hadingham batting
    Background: Scenes from a hot April in London, including chorus line girls from 'The Girlfriend' dancing and rehearsing on roof, women swimming at Kenwood, Hampstead, and men's cricket at the Oval.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA5ZPAOMTJ1Z3JU6MOELV3MGAJP
    Media URN:
    VLVA5ZPAOMTJ1Z3JU6MOELV3MGAJP
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont Graphic Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    01/04/1928
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:18:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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