Henry Taylor wins British Empire Trophy at Silverstone, and Don Rickman wins scramble race.
Item title reads - Motor news.
British Empire Trophy for Formula Junior cars won by Henry Taylor at Silverstone, Northamptonshire. M/S's L. M. Woodley holding umbrella over himself as he climbs into his Cooper-Austin racing car. M/S start of race. Various shots of the race in bad weather. M/S Henry Taylor in the lead. Various shots of the race on wet course. M/S people watching. M/S as Taylor comes in to win. M/S as he is presented with the British Empire trophy.
Intertitle - 'Glastonbury' Somerset. - Various shots as the motorcyclists start off in the Inter-Centre National Championships for scrambling. Various shots as they ride over the very muddy course, some get stuck. M/S winner Don Rickman washing the mud off his face after the race. M/S as the Mayor of Glastonbury presents the trophy to the manager of the Southern Area Team.
Cataloguer's note: the other riders in the scramble race include: R. G. Hartop, I. J. England, D. G. Bickers, D. Atkins, J. R. Giles and J. N. Aim.