• Short Summary

    Stars attend Horse Jumping competition in aid of the Variety Club.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Wembley. Horse Of The Year".

    Empire Pool Wembley, London. Horse Jumping event in aid of the Variety Club.

    GV The jumping ring at Wembley. SV Horse taking jump. SV Crowd. GV The ring.

    SV Stars looking at fence including Sydney (Sid) James on the left and David Jacobs, centre. CU Richard Todd and Ronald Shiner. SV Person climbing up on jump and somebody goes forward and shakes the jump. CU Actor Roger Moore and Singer Joan Regan. SV People looking on including Lord Louis Mountbatten second from right.

    GV Miss J Nash on "Trigger Hill" going round the course Miss Nash puts in a time of 36.8 seconds. CU Woman applauding.

    GV David Barker and Mr Softee going round the course he takes the last jump to have a clear round in the time of 33.7 seconds. SV Girls applauding.

    GV Harvey Smith on "O'Malley" going round the course he takes the last jump and brings down the top bar giving him four faults his was the fastest round in 32.2 seconds. CU Girls watching.

    SV Richard Todd shakes hands with David Barker camera pans down to Todd. CU David Barker.

    (Pathe Neg.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    hd format:
    4K at Filmfinity
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:18:00 / 01:01:57:00

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