• Short Summary

    Travelogue with dummy Lord Charles and Ray Alan covers Robin Hoods Bay and Newcastle.

  • Description

    Mid 1960s

    With Ray Alan and Lord Charles - Also Roddy Maude-Roxby as Cavendish.

    Britain by Jove - programme 1 - part 2.

    High angle shots of Robin Hoods Bay. M/S of Lord Charles he says, "Robin Hood ? He's along way from home !" More shots of the coastline. Several shots around the streets of the village. The tour then goes to Newcastle. The chauffeur talks about the history of the city. Various shots in and around the city, bridges, docks, street scenes etc. C/U of Alan he says, "...that night we lodged at a local hostelry." L/S of old fashioned horse and carriage pulling up. A large woman in period dress struggles to get out of the carriage. Other shots of people dressed in period costume. C/U Alan he says, "...I'm sorry wrong period"

    Silhouette of Cavendish behind curtain talking with Lord Charles. Amongst other things he tells Cavendish to leave the decanter. Lord Charles looks out of the window in his night cap to see that there is a fairground directly outside. Several shots of people on enjoying the rides. C/U of Alan who says the next stop will be Scotland.

    End titles: Photography - Bill Jordan, Film Editor - Fred Ives, Dubbing Editor - Roger Voss, Sound - Eddie Steadman and Trevor Pyke, Assistant Director - David Williams. Script by - Peter Bishop, Charles Hart, Mike Hodges and Denis Postle. Executive Producer - Lionel Hoare. Produced and directed by Mike Hodges and Denis Postle. An Associated British Pathe. (titles intercut with shots of Lord Charles's car heading North through the countryside.)

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1960 - 1969
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Time in/Out:
    01:28:58:00 / 01:33:39:00

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