• Short Summary

    Hospital nursing reserves compete for Minister of Health's Challenge Cup. Croydon.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Cup for part time nurses.

    Hospital nursing reserves compete for Cup. Croydon, Greater London.

    Various shots of the Fairfields Hall. L/S interior of audience. L/S's stage of the hall set out like a hospital ward. L/S nurses around beds. M/S nurse operating drip feed bottle C/U of the bottle. C/U patient in bed. M/S's doctor attending to patient, L/S audience. Various shots of man preparing "patient" and putting make-up on her face. C/U man making the woman up. C/U make-up tray. C/U "patient" looking at the good side of her face, she turns and shows us the bad side which has been made up. M/S of the "Hospital Ward". M/S nurses walking across the ward. M/S of the judges.

    M/S patient being lifted into bed. C/U's female "patient" tossing and turning. Various shots of a ward sister. C/U patient with heavily bandaged face. L/S audience watching. L/S Derek Schofield and his team lifting patient into bed. C/U Derek. M/S's two nurses of his team bandaging a man's face. L/S ward. L/S audience applauding. M/S as Derek Schofield is presented with the Minister of Health's Challenge Cup by Lord Newton. M/S his team of nurses. M/S audience applauding. C/U as Derek kisses the trophy.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:41:39:00 / 01:43:23:00

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