• Short Summary

    Stand at Ease wins a charity pony race at Epsom.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "DERBY DAY AT EPSOM".

    AUSTERITY DERBY FOR "WINGS FOR VICTORY" WEEK

    Epsom, Surrey.

    The top jockeys making their way towards paddock. Some of the horses being paraded around. Tom Walls introducing some of the jockeys who will take part in this race for charity (natural sound). Steve Donaghue is the first to be introduced. Follow Gordon Richards and Michael Beary, then he introduces a racing character who he calls "Old Kate" and speaks to her. Jockeys mounting ponies. Various shots of the race which is run over three furlongs - crowd watching. The winner is 'Stand at Ease'. Various shots of Stand at Ease and jockey Eph Smith after the race.

    (Mute & Track Negs.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1085.13
    Media URN:
    38083
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    10/06/1943
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:41:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:22:11:00 / 01:24:52:00
    Canister:
    43/46

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