• Short Summary

    London taxi drivers take underprivileged children on an outing to Southend. Essex.

  • Description

    Item title reads - By cab to the coast.

    Taxi drivers take underprivileged children on a trip to Southend-on-Sea, Essex.

    High angle shot of taxis lined up in Beaumont Square, Stepney. M/S children decorating cab with balloons. C/U taxi driver tying balloons on. M/S as children get into taxi. Various shots as taxis set off. M/S line of taxis coming down Eastern Avenue. C/U sign "Welcome to Southend-on-Sea". M/S as taxis arrive outside Kursaal. M/S children getting out of taxis. C/U policewoman helping small boy from cab. L/S children walking along with taxi drivers. L/S children on roundabout. M/S children at side show. C/U as boy gets very excited. C/U small boy with big lolly. C/U black girl with candy floss. M/S's crowded beach. Various shots children paddling. M/S more children digging. M/S as a driver puts hat on small black boy. C/U of the small boy. M/S crowded beach.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1814.26
    Media URN:
    55566
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    22/08/1965
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:24:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:52:38:00 / 01:54:02:00
    Canister:
    65/68

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