• Short Summary

    Bannister, Chataway, Brasher and Pirie run with money for 'Save the Churches' campaign.

  • Description

    London.

    AS St. Martin's in the Fields. SV board headed $4 million beneath which are pictures of church. SV St. Martin's silver steps with banner inviting people to cover steps with silver. Pan down to silver coins on first step. SV a passer by places coin on step. SV crowd at the head of Downing Street. SV Sir Winston Churchill shaking hands with runners who run the first leg from Downing Street to St Martin's. He shakes hands with Roger Bannister, Chris Chataway, Chris Brasher and Gordon Pirie. SV crowd. SCU Prime Minister handing envelopes to the runners. SV crowd. SV Sir Winston Churchill starts runners - drops a flag. STV runners up Downing Street and turn into Whitehall. STV travel shot, runners up Whitehall. LV traffic following the runners. SV pan, runners going through Trafalgar Square, past the Art Gallery. AS St. Martin's. SV the next series of runners standing by at St. Martin's. SV towards and pan to back view, runners handing over envelopes, and pan with the new team as they go away.

    (Orig.Neg.) (Title scene F.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    166.10
    Media URN:
    29481
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    07/06/1954
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:09:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:16:40:00 / 01:17:49:00
    Canister:
    54/43

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