• Short Summary

    A story about a fishing competition in Littlehampton which attracts people from all over the world.

  • Description

    Bognor and Littlehampton, West Sussex.

    A look at an angling competition at Littlehampton. There are various shots as a man practises angling in a swimming pool at Butlin's in Bognor. He does this by attaching lines to people, they swim around and he tries to reel them in.

    There are various shots of men collecting fishing gear and arriving at Littlehampton, they wait on the bank. Various shots of the preparations and the boats sailing off, the fish are reeled in. People bring their catches to be weighed and measured. Shots of a man with a fish slung over his back, he takes it to a fish and chip shop the chef looks at it, C/U fish.

    Cuts exist - see separate record.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    261.01
    Media URN:
    3455
    Group:
    Colour pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    16/02/1964
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:03:09:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:24:00 / 01:03:33:00
    Canister:
    CP 477

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