• Short Summary

    James Musgrave wins the Butlin walk from John O'Groats to Land's End. Cornwall.

  • Description

    Item title reads - 'Little Jim' wins big walk.

    Land's End, Cornwall.

    L/S crowds awaiting winner of the Butlin walk at Land's End. C/U Billy Butlin and Mrs Butlin smiling. L/S Pathe News banner. Camera pans to the winner James Musgrave running in to finish and being greeted by Billy Butlin. C/U James walking towards dais. M/S as James and Billy climb up onto the platform. M/S crowds gathered round. M/S as James accepts his cheque for £1000 from Billy.

    M/S as the runner-up John Grundy arrives. He is met by Billy Butlin. C/U of John walking towards the dais. They both climb on and photographers gather round. M/S John accepting his cheque for £500 from Billy, he kisses it. L/S crowd gathered round. Various shots of James Musgrave at the Land's End signpost which now has new point reading 'The Butlin Walk'.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1668.30
    Media URN:
    52430
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    24/03/1960
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:08:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:56:37:00 / 01:57:45:00
    Canister:
    60/23

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