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  • Short Summary

    Crazy Gang members and other comedians and actors at Flanagan's funeral.

  • Description

    Unissued / unused material - dates and locations may be unclear / unknown.

    London

    VS Guests arriving at Golders Green Crematorium, London, for the funeral of comedian / actor Bud Flanagan, stage partner of Chesney Allan and member of the Crazy Gang. Among those recognised are the remaining Crazy Gang members, Chesney Allan, Teddy Knox, Eddie Gray, Charlie Naughton and comedian Charlie Drake, Manny Shinwell (ex-Chairman of the Parliamentary Labour Party), boxer Henry Cooper. VS Friends and relatives chatting outside the crematorium and looking at the many wreaths. VS The hearse bearing the body of Bud Flanagan arrives at the crematorium and the coffin is borne inside. CU Sign: Golders Green Crematorium. MS Undertakers laying out the wreaths by the path. Mourners looking at the wreaths. CU Wreath notice from Billy Cotton Snr and Jnr. CU Sign: To the memory of Robert (Bud) Flanagan 24.10.68. GV Exterior Golders Green Crematorium. MS Mourners including Henry Cooper.

    Note: Date on original record: 24/10/1968.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    3263.09
    Media URN:
    90795
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1968
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:04:12:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:28:38:00 / 01:32:50:00
    Canister:
    UN 4387 E

Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    All references to "Chesney Allan" should read Chesney Allen, (2 in text, 1 in tags).

    Also visible amongst the mourners is, at 0:27 and 0:28, actor Bernard Lee.

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