• Short Summary

    BRITAIN'S SECOND SOLO ROUND-THE-WORLD YACHTSMAN, ALEC ROSE, RETURNED HOME TODAY (THURSDAY) TO A TUMULTUOUS PUBLIC WELCOME AND A CIVIC RECEPTION.

  • Description

    BRITAIN'S SECOND SOLO ROUND-THE-WORLD YACHTSMAN, ALEC ROSE, RETURNED HOME TODAY (THURSDAY) TO A TUMULTUOUS PUBLIC WELCOME AND A CIVIC RECEPTION.

    MR. ROSE SET OUT FROM PORTSMOUTH IN JULY LAST YEAR. HE SAILED ROUND THE CAPE OF GOOD HOPE, STOPPED IN AUSTRALIA AND IN NEW ZEALAND AND THEN SAILED ON TO ROUND CAPE HORN LAST APRIL IN HIS 36-FOOT (11 METRE) YACHT, LIVELY LADY.

    AFTER HE SAILED INTO PORTSMOUTH, MR. ROSE WAS MET BY THE MAYOR AND OTHER CIVIC DIGNITARIES. LATER HE MET REPORTERS AT A PRESS CONFERENCE AT THE CITY HALL........

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    Film ID:
    VLVA9G88HKTMAOYVA55UDO80V72IA
    Media URN:
    VLVA9G88HKTMAOYVA55UDO80V72IA
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    04/07/1968
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:49:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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