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    Easter holidays activities throughout the country.

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    London. Easter Parade At Battersea Park. GV. Band marching towards camera - this is the Romford Band. SV. Girls watching all wearing Easter bonnets. GV. The London Electricity Board's float. SV. Girls on the float. CU. Girl in hat watching. GV. The Portsmouth and Southsea float which is an old type bus, & SV. Pan up to girls on the open air roof. CU. Woman in lace hat. SV. Carnival character going past camera. GV. The San Remo float, & SV. SCU. Asiatic girl in Easter hat. GV. Float on which are girls modelling beachwear. SV. Two girls on the floats. GV. The Jersey float, & SV.

    Goodwood. Innes Ireland Wins the Glover Trophy at Goodwood. GV. Cars with people standing round them at Goodwood. SV. Graham Hill sitting in his B.R.M. GV. Jack Brabham. SV. Bruce McLaren sitting in his car. SV. Crowd. GV. As the race starts camera pans with the car. CU. Roy Salvadori watching the race - he is a spectator. GV. Elevated the race in progress. LV. Pan with car No 1, Graham Hill, as he nears the Chicane. GV. Hill coming through the Chicane. GV. Richie Ginther in car No 2 followed by Innes Ireland in car No 4. SV. Cars coming through the chicane. GV. Cars coming past the stand. SV. Graham Hill watching mechanics work on his car in the pits. SV. People watching. SV. Hill going out onto the track again. GV. Cars coming through the chicane. GV. As Innes Ireland is flagged home the winner. SV. Photographers. SCU. Innes drinking champagne from the Glover trophy.

    Windsor, Berkshire. Aldermaston Marchers arrive In Windsor. GV. Windsor Castle with the Aldermaston marchers in foreground. SV. The marchers coming past the castle, & SV. Man giving out leaflets to marchers as they go past. SCU. Feet passing camera. CU. Feet. Pan with marchers carrying large banner. CU. Man in wheelchair. CU. A mass of banners. GV. Windsor castle with marchers about to rest in foreground. SV. Group of marchers resting taking off their socks and shoes. CU. Man taking off his socks. SV. Woman putting plaster on man's foot. CU. Foot out of smoking shoe.

    Morecambe, Lancashire. Easter Parade At Morecambe. GV. Pan, Morecambe beach. SV. People sitting on rocks. SV. Pan, people riding along on ponies on sands. LV. Children throwing stones into the sea. CU. Small boy picks up rather large stone. GV. Holidaymakers on the beach going for a ride on a train specially made for the beach. SV. Three women paddling in the sea. CU. Back to small boy again holding up a large stone wondering what to do with it. GV. Crowds sitting in deck chairs at the winter garden pavilion in Morecambe for the start of the children's Easter bonnet parade. CU. Pan, two young children wearing Easter bonnets. SV. Zoom in as mothers leading their small children into the platform for the parade. CU. Small girl wearing her Easter bonnet. SV. Zoom in to small girl parading along platform wearing Easter bonnet. CU. Two small children wearing bonnets. SV. Zoom in to small girl parading. Side View, women in deck chairs watching. SV. Three small girls - in the centre is the winner No 13 Sharon Holme aged 5, second is on the right, No 20 Sally Crayston, and third is on the left, No 28. LV. Women applauding. CU. The winner Sharon Holme.

    SV. Interior, the stage during the fancy waistcoat parade at Morecambe. CU. Man wearing fancy waistcoat. CU. Woman watching in audience.

    CU. The winner of the fancy waistcoat parade, Fred Elbey of Carnforth. SV. Audience applauding. LV. Women lined up on stage wearing large fancy Easter bonnets. CU. Large Easter bonnet. SV. Judges including the Mayor and Mr Brian Burdon, the comedian. CU. Vary large headgear comprising of many small dolls. GV. Audience applauding. CU. Mrs Marion Russel of Carnforth with a creation called "East Excusion 1963".

    Burnham-On-Crouch, Essex. Amateur Yachtsmen competition in Burnham-On-Crouch. GV. Various shots of the yachts sailing on Burnham on crouch during amateur yachtsmen competition.

    London. Children's Corner at the London Zoo. GV. Children's corner at London Zoo. LV. Children watching monkeys in cage. CU. Monkey. LV. Children stroking rabbits. CU. Rabbits. CU. Sign over doorway chick hatching room. CU. Children looking at eggs on hatching table. CU. Egg with chick just appearing through shell. CU. Child watching. CU. Two baby chicks just hatched. GV. Children with animals. CU. Goat eating handkerchief from boy's rear pocket.

    Chessington Zoo, Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey. New Ranch House at Chessington Zoo. SV. Animals being taken into a new ranch house at Chessington Zoo. Candy the Elephant doesn't want to go in. SV. Keeper trying to coax Candy into the building. SV. Animals drinking at the bar. SV. Animal drinking from spirit glass. GV. Candy backing out of the building and trotting away. SCU. Interior, animal drinking. SCU. Barmaid passing over drink. CU. Bird drinking from glass. SV. The Great Dane puts his paws onto the bar but the staff refuse to serve him. SV. The bar being closed and the Great Dane walks away.

    London. Aldermaston Marchers Arrive at Whitehall. SV. Cannon Collins and others at the head of the column. GV. Elevated, masses of marchers in White Hall - they are holding peace banners in the air. GV. Mass of Marchers, & SV. & GV. SV. Cannon Collins talking to police officer. GV. Mounted policemen moving into the crowd. SV. Mounted policeman controlling the crowd. SV. Woman sitting alone in the road, a man taking a photograph of her (good shot). GV. Masses of Marchers. SV. Mounted policemen. GV. Marchers continuing down Whitehall. Various shots of Marchers parading through streets. GV. Marchers. GV. Elevated marchers coming towards camera.

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    01:48:38:00 / 01:55:47:00

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