• Short Summary

    Children's Soap Box car race in Doncaster.

  • Description

    Doncaster, South Yorkshire.

    GV deserted Doncaster race course. SV deserted Silver Ring. SV angle shot, empty number board. LV pan, Soap Box cars in paddock. LV crowded paddock. SV cars pan to scout Robert Pickles, oiling underneath of car. CU Pickles at work. SV scout David Hayes working on Little Red Monkey. CU David Hayes pan down to engine of Red Monkey. SV boy welding on wheel, & SV. CU Boy Scout sucking ice lolly. SV senior Scout Alan Bason working on car. CU Bason pan down to screwdriver. CU Wolf Cub John Hodgson polishing car, & SV. LV cars being wheeled out to start, & SV. CU start banner. SV starter dropping flag. SCU start of race. SV boys shouting. LV towards and pan, race in progress, & GV. SV boys shouting. GV, towards and pan to finish.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    78.28
    Media URN:
    49986
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    14/05/1953
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:22:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:45:42:00 / 01:47:04:00
    Canister:
    53/35

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