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  • Short Summary

    A Nottinghamshire town celebrates its Carnival - marching bands and Carnival Queen.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Beeston Carnival - Crowning the Queen & Band Contest for the Palladium Challenge Cup".

    Beeston, Nottinghamshire.

    A band parade on large recreation field.

    Crowds look on from stand.

    The band play as the Carnival queen walks between them with her pages. She walk up onto a dais. VS as the Carnival Queen is crowned.

    VS of marching bands playing in contest. Intercut with shots of Carnival Queen.

    Shots of children in fancy dress.

    Parade by bands and people in fancy dress through streets of town. The Carnival Queen is driven on a float.

    N.B. Item found in Unidentified Gazettes reel. Presumably from 1930s Gazettes.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1907.23
    Media URN:
    61316
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:30:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:23:46:00 / 01:27:16:00
    Canister:
    UNI GAZ ROLL 11

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