• Short Summary

    Liverpool football team bring FA cup back to Merseyside - huge crowds welcome them.

  • Description

    Title reads: "Heroes Welcome".

    Return of FA Cup to Liverpool, Merseyside.

    L/S packed crowd in front of the Liverpool City Town Hall. M/S police holding crowd back. Zoom in to M/S four supporters sitting on a ledge above a bank. L/S packed crowd. M/S mounted policeman swamped in the crowd. L/S Liverpool football team captain, Ron Yeats (aka Ronnie Yeats), with FA cup trophy. He walks from train towards coach. Tracking shot of packed crowd outside the station. L/S open topped coach drives out of the station. L/S crowd, pan to the coach with team waving and holding Cup aloft.

    L/S crowd lining street. M/S Yeats and team mate holding cup up. Angled shot people leaning out of windows of tall building waving streamers. L/S open topped coach coming through crowd. L/S packed crowds. Some of the crowd have climbed onto a memorial. Elevated shot procession coming through the crowd to the City Hall. Top shot team on the coach. L/S City Hall as coach approaches. L/S crowd, pan to the coach at a standstill outside town hall. L/S four supporters on the bank window ledge clapping. L/S another group of supporters on roof of tall building. Panning C/U as Yeats comes out onto town hall balcony with the cup. Crowd breaks through police barrier and runs forward. C/U the cup and team members. The team standing on the balcony.

    Top shot policemen carrying child out of the crowd. Top shots young women being carried from crowd having fainted. C/U from behind Yeats as he holds cup up. C/U cup pan to L/S crowd. L/S crowd waving. Various shots ambulance men carrying more fainting victims away on stretchers. C/U Yeats holding cup aloft. Top shot massed crowd swaying.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1796.26
    Media URN:
    55347
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    06/05/1965
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:34:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:52:33:00 / 01:55:07:00
    Canister:
    65/37

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