Manchester to Blackpool relay race won by Birchfield Lads.
Full title reads: "MANCHESTER TO BLACKPOOL - 20 teams compete in 51-mile relay race."
Manchester to Blackpool, Lancashire.
Start of the Manchester to Blackpool relay race in Manchester - the first twenty runners are off. The baton which contains a letter from Lord Mayor of Manchester to Lord Mayor of Blackpool changes hands - crowd around the runners. Bad weather. Various shots of the race. Finish of the race - the winner, J. W. Beman of Birchfield Lads, presents the Mayor with the baton, crowd around. Second runner arriving, G. Bailey of Salford. A nice close up shot of Beman and Bailey.