• Short Summary

    Travelogue with dummy Lord Charles and Ray Alan covers N. Ireland and the Lake District.

  • Description

    Mid 1960s

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

    Britain by Jove - programme 3 - part 3.

    C/U of Lord Charles asking man for directions. The man tells them to bear to the left. Shots of people relaxing and enjoying themselves on beach. Children building sand castles, dog with plastic ring around his neck. Shots of young couple standing under the Wishing Arch. Shots of children riding donkeys on beach. Several shots of people enjoying yachting of the coast of Dunfanaghy. Shots of two young women running a round on beach with beach ball much to the delight of a watching Lord Charles.

    Londonderry. Lord Charles asks Warden dressed in old fashioned uniform for directions. The warden who stands on battlements next to cannon explains how the large cannon was used in the defence of the city in 1688 - 69. Shots of cannons firing. L/S of sunrise over picturesque lake. Shots of mountain range.

    The Lake District. Various shots of rolling hills and large lakes. Cavendish continues to provide commentary. L/Ss of stone circle. Shots of lake at dusk. L/S of pleasure cruiser on the lake. Various shots people on board the ship. Mainly young couples huddled together relaxing, drinking etc.

    Shots of Lord Charles's car intercut with closing titles. We are informed that the next stop will be Wales.

    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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  • Data

    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1960 - 1969
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Time in/Out:
    01:51:52:00 / 01:59:45:00

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