• Short Summary

    Ballroom dancing contest, Selkirk Common Riding and White City National Horse Show.

  • Description

    Title reads: "Newsbriefs".

    Morecambe, Lancashire.

    First Annual Dance Festival. Various shots of contestants ballroom dancing. They are waltzing and the Fox Trot. The winners - Nan Roberts and Alan Jolliff of Liverpool - are presented with the trophy by Mayor and Mrs Blatten.

    Selkirk, Scotland.

    300 year old ceremony of the Selkirk Common Riding. Various shots of people on horses following rider carrying banner. They go through a river. The rider with the banner rides through the crowds.

    White City, London.

    National Horse Show at White City Stadium. Various shots of contestants going over the jumps. Slow motion shot of horse and rider falling at jump.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1402.19
    Media URN:
    45639
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    27/07/1946
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:30:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:55:10:00 / 01:56:40:00
    Canister:
    46/51

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