• Short Summary

    Joan Boardman is crowned Miss England at the Lyceum in London.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Meet Miss England.

    London.

    Various shots of all the girls in the line up at the Lyceum for the Miss England beauty contest. M/S as the camera pans across them. M/S judging panel including Teddy Tinling, Peter West and Eric. D. Morley. C/U Neil McCullum and Jean Clarke. M/S as Barbara Smith from Walthamstow parades before the judges. M/S Josie Dwyer from Bury, who eventually finished second in the contest, parading on the dais. M/S Davina Taylor from London parading on the dais, camera pans down to her legs. M/S panel of judges, Peter West is in the foreground.

    M/S Joan Boardman from Wallasey parading on the dais. M/S audience looking on. M/S of the seven finalists lining up before the judges on the dais. C/U Neil McCullum and Jean Clarke. M/S of the winner Joan Boardman walking to her throne of honour, she sits down. C/U two girls in the audience. M/S Peter West crowning Miss Boardman. M/S of people seated round. L/S of Joan being congratulated by Josie, and Patricia Pitman from Birmingham who came third.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    1676.15
    Media URN:
    52563
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    18/04/1960
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:06:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:45:07:00 / 01:46:13:00
    Canister:
    60/32

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