• Short Summary

    On the North Circular Road, one of the busiest thoroughfares in London stands the Fox & Goose.

  • Description

    1.
    G.V. Public House "Fox & Goose" at Alperton.


    2.
    C.U. Name of Pub "Fox & Goose"


    3.
    G.V. Interior of Lounge, cigars and drinking in bar.


    4.
    S.C.U. Men drinking near bar.


    5.
    S.C.U. Proprietor-Mr.George Stinton pulling up drink in bar.


    6.
    C.U. Man drinking from tankard.


    7.
    S.C.U. Men at bar drinking.


    8.
    C.U. Man drinking.


    9.
    S.C.U. Man putting money into saucer on counter for Church extension.


    10.
    C.U. Ditto.


    11.
    Pan down New extension of St.Mary's Church. West Twyford.


    12.
    L.V.Pan Rev.J.E.Leeman walking past old Church to new extension.


    13.
    G.V. Rev.and young daughter walking in and looking at new extension being built.


    14.
    S.V. Men working on new extension.


    15.
    C.U. Rev's daughter pan up to Rev.talking up to men.


    16.
    C.U. Notice "Harvest Festival" Poster in public lounge of "Fox & Goose" track back to table being cleared


    17.
    G.V. Interior Lounge being prepared for Festival


    18.
    C.U. Tablecloth and a chair removed


    19.
    Shot through Bar window being closed etc.,


    20.
    Two men bringing gifts in for festival.


    21.
    B.V. Two men walking with gifts towards entrance to lounge.


    22.
    L.V.Towards Children walking towards public house with gifts


    23.
    C.U.Pan Ditto walking into public house.


    24.
    Shot Autumn sky pan down to old age pensioners bringing choir gifts and works of art.


    25.
    C.U. Ditto


    26.
    C.U.Pan Man arriving with basket of vegetables etc.,


    27.
    B.V. Men walking into public house with gifts.


    28.
    G.V. Baker bringing in gifts etc.,


    29.
    C.U.Pan Ditto and Baker into entrance of pub


    30.
    C.V. Tractor arriving with various gifts and produce.


    31.
    C.U. Various gifts being unloaded from tractor


    32.
    C.U. Flowers being unloaded from tractor


    33.
    S.V. Man walking in with poultry and eggs.


    34.
    C.U.Pan Man walking in with plant.


    35.
    S.V. Barman gathering hops from garden


    36.
    C.U. Ditto.


    37.
    L.V. Barman walking back towards lounge.


    38.
    S.V. Interior decorating the lounge


    39.
    C.U. Ditto.


    40.
    L.V.Pan Lounge now ready and man lighting candles.


    41.
    C.U. Candles being lit.


    42.
    S.V. Paintings being arranged behind altar.


    43.
    C.U. Painting of St.Mary's Church.


    44.
    G.V. Blind organist, Mr.Berrick White being escorted into doorway of public house.


    45.
    L.V. Evening shot Choir arriving.


    46.
    C.U. Ditto.


    47.
    G.V. Choir etc., assembling in lounge now filled with people


    48.
    S.C.U. Pan down from flowers to blind organist playing piano.


    49.
    C.U. Blind organist pan down to hands playing piano


    50.
    S.V. Little girls singing.


    51.
    L.V. Rev.Leeman walks to address congregation.


    52.
    G.V. Choir and congregations


    53.
    S.V. Proprietor Mr.Stinton reading lesson


    54.
    S.C.U. Ditto


    55.
    S.V. Congregation listening.


    56.
    L.V. Ditto.


    57.
    S.V. Rev. Leeman addressing congregation


    58.
    L.V. Ditto.


    59.
    C.U. Man type listening


    60.
    S.V. Rev.receiving harvest gifts from little girls followed by other gifts being given


    61.
    C.U. Plate of fish being given to Rev.


    62.
    G.V. Auction now in progress.


    63.
    C.U. Auctioneer with bread


    64.
    S.V. People in audience bidding.


    65.
    C.U. Auctioneer with poultry


    66.
    S.V. Proprietor hands over bank notes to Rev. who shakes hands.


    67.
    C.U. Candles being extinguished.




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    Background: On the North Circular Road, one of the busiest thoroughfares in London stands the Fox & Goose. It lies in the old parish of WEST TWYFORD whose old church "St Mary's (dated 1603) is being rebuilt. Mine host of the Fox & Goose", MR GEORGE STINTON, has cooperated with the vicar REV JE LEEMAN to hold a harvest festival in the louge of the pub where the local people would bring along produce for the festival The profits of the takings during the day would be given to the church along with the proceeds of the produce The lounge was transformed into a church, the barmen became ?men, & mine host Mr Stinton read the lesson a modern setting for the old world festival.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAELG2GTVDNJ0QL5KVZRXUF1IJP
    Media URN:
    VLVAELG2GTVDNJ0QL5KVZRXUF1IJP
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    26/09/1957
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:05:18:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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