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  • Short Summary

    Crowds of people turn out for the Newport Carnival, Wales.

  • Description

    Newport, Wales.

    Full titles read: "BETTER THAN EVER - Vast crowds see and enjoy Newport's famous carnival."

    L/S's of carnival procession making it's way through streets, crowds of people line the streets. People are dressed in various fancy dress costumes. High angle shots of large floats, one is in the shape of a church. L/S's of people dancing in the street (they dance a bit like Morris dancers, however I'm not sure whether they are men or women !).

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    798.19
    Media URN:
    36064
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    12/08/1929
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:36:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:30:23:00 / 01:31:59:00
    Canister:
    G 1632

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