• Short Summary

    WALSALL: BILL PICKERING'S WELCOME HOME:

    (2014 NOTE - Record breaking channel swimmer Bill Pickering welcomed home/ seen with wife Clarice at civic parade and reception

  • Description

    WALSALL: BILL PICKERING'S WELCOME HOME:

    PICKERING, Bill (Channel Swimmer) Receives a civic reception...driven in car town hall...welcomed by Mrs Blockhurst....speech inside the town hall..

    WALSALL Bill Pickering receives welcome home ... drives down street to Town Hall ... welcomed by Brockhurst who makes speech. then their was a toast .. speech by Pickering.

    Personalities - Sport; Swimming
    Background: WALSALL: BILL PICKERING'S WELCOME HOME:

    (2014 NOTE - Record breaking channel swimmer Bill Pickering welcomed home/ seen with wife Clarice at civic parade and reception

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAARLS3V8DLSR0F0URHGEZLOZLQ
    Media URN:
    VLVAARLS3V8DLSR0F0URHGEZLOZLQ
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    05/09/1955
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MXF
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:14:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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