• Short Summary

    John Tarrant wins the London to Brighton run.

  • Description

    No title - London - Brighton run.

    M/S Big Ben showing 7.00. Pan as runners start off from Westminster Bridge. Various shots of runners racing along road. M/S as runner takes a drink from man on pavement, pan to show Bruce Tulloh watching. M/S pan man running along road on his own, he runs past signpost, "Brighton 23 Miles". Various shots people running past camera. Various shots John Tarrant. C/U man looking at wristwatch as second man goes past, he is G. R. Baker. Low angle shot of John Tarrant in the lead as he nears Brighton. C/U board 'Finishing line, Brighton, welcome'. M/S as John Tarrant crosses line and is welcomed by the mayor Alderman Taylor. M/S as Baker crosses the finish line in second place and is also greeted by the mayor. C/U John Tarrant. M/S Tarrant and Baker with their arms around each other.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2073.27
    Media URN:
    56924
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    03/10/1968
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:04:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:39:10:00 / 01:40:14:00
    Canister:
    68/80

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