• Short Summary

    A colourful look around the opening day at the Wimbledon Tennis Championship.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Wimbledon. On Court For 'The Fortnight'.". Technicolor material.

    All England Club, Wimbledon, London.

    GV main entrance of Wimbledon. Various shots of people arriving and buying programmes. Various shots of players arriving including Mike Franks, Angela Mortimer, Russian and German players, and then Chuck McKinley.

    Various shots of women around the Wimbledon tennis club, some wearing fashionable hats.

    Various shots of tennis match on centre court featuring Chuck (CR) MacKinley and TJ Ryan of South Africa. MacKinley wins.

    Various shots of people eating strawberries and cream in the tea rooms. GV of Wimbledon scenes.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    1763.06
    Media URN:
    54526
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    25/06/1964
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:02:25:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:32:57:00 / 01:35:22:00
    Canister:
    64/52

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