• Short Summary

    A special G.W.R. train takes children on a trip to Weston-Super-Mare.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Kiddies express.

    Weston-Super-Mare, Avon.

    Children lean out of the train window at Paddington station, London, as a band dressed in clown and gypsy outfits plays. C/U of the "Kiddies Express" sign. Various shots of the children inside being entertained by a conjurer on their journey to Weston-Super-Mare on the G.W.R. (Great Western Railway) train. Various shots as they arrive and go for donkey rides. A man buys ice-cream from a cart, camera pans across to donkey pulling children in a 'Weston bomber' mini aeroplane on a truck. Various shots as they dig in the sand.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1408.03
    Media URN:
    45819
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    19/08/1946
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:00:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:05:12:00 / 01:06:12:00
    Canister:
    46/66

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