• Short Summary

    Four girls take a trip to France on their Vespas.

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    Girl motorcyclists take day trip to France on their Vespas.

    Kent and France.

    M/S of four girls - Jill Pretty, Jean Wilkinson, Jane Lilliman and June Bardsley, riding into Lympne Airport on their Vespas. M/S as two ride up ramp into plane. M/S as the other two leave their bikes with mechanics who push them on. M/S of the girls entering aeroplane. C/U as propellor starts to turn. L/S as it takes off past the camera. C/U girl watching out of the window. C/U of pilot. L/S aerial view as they pass over the coast. C/U Vespas in plane. C/U pilot. L/S aerial view, boat in channel. C/U of one of the girls and C/U of the pilot. L/S passing over French Coast

    Various shots as the girls leave the plane and start up the Vespas. C/U mechanic watching. M/S of the girls, camera pans to sign 'Le Touquet'. They decide which direction to go in and set off. Various good shots as they ride along the open road past a large building and down a village street. M/S as they stop at the beach and dismount. C/U as they take their costumes from the 'boot'. M/S as they go down steps to the beach. M/S as they emerge from a big tent and play with a beach ball. Good shots as they play on the beach.

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    New pictorials
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:27:31:00 / 01:30:21:00
    NP 413

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