• Short Summary

    Footage annual land ladies race in Fleetwood, Lancashire.

  • Description

    Landladies get a move on. Fleetwood, Lancashire.

    M/S of comedian Tommy Trinder with two of the landladies who will be competing in the race. C/U smiling Trinder. M/S Trinder with his trousers rolled up above his knees holding tray of crockery in each hand, walking gingerly towards camera. M/S woman. L/S competitors lined up for the handicap start and they start. M/S competitor in the race coming toward camera. M/S people watching.

    L/S the race in progress. L/S competitors one of them a very big person wearing man's shoes. C/U the big competitor. L/S Mrs Gillingham aged 57 coming in towards the finish. M/S people watching. M/S Mrs. Gillingham having won the race. C/U Mrs Gillingham. M/S two other competitors arguing with the big competitor in the man's shoes. M/S the two competitors pull up the other one's skirt revealing a man's legs and showing that he is wearing a man's swimming costume. C/Us of Trinder kissing the winner Mrs Gillingham.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1730.10
    Media URN:
    53679
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    03/07/1961
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:58:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:17:05:00 / 01:18:03:00
    Canister:
    61/53

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