• Short Summary

    Betty Lawrence wins the Miss New Brighton beauty contest. Wallasey, Merseyside.

  • Description

    No title - Miss New Brighton beauty contest. Wallasey, Merseyside.

    M/S pan girls lined before the judges. C/U pan across them. M/S of the three judges, from left to right, Dinah Sheridan, Hugh Williams and Evelyn Laye. C/U Dinah Sheridan. C/U Evelyn Laye, pan over to Hugh Williams. Back view of the three judges. M/S girl parading before the judges. M/S Dame Gladys Cooper watching. M/S Maureen Thomas walking past camera and crowds. M/S Diane Parker walking past camera. C/U Nanette Slack walking past camera.

    C/U of another contestant. M/S Yvonne Ormes walking past and crowds applauding. L/S of the last eight being judged. C/U's of the girls. M/S as Betty Lawrence from Holywell is announced the winner, she kisses the girl next to her. M/S as she walks forward to receive the trophy from the mayoress. C/U Betty Lawrence holding the trophy and wearing the sash 'Miss New Brighton'. L/S crowds applauding. M/S Betty with runners up Nanette Slack and Sandra Williams.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2039.05
    Media URN:
    56372
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    27/08/1967
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:33:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:05:31:00 / 01:07:04:00
    Canister:
    67/69

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