• Short Summary

    National Town Criers Contest at Lyme Regis.

  • Description

    Track neg. for this item is missing. Combined lavender print is also transferred and can be found on the same tape Film ID - 1436.13.

    Full title reads: "OYEZ, OYEZ, OYEZ!"

    Lyme Regis, Dorset.

    Town criers ringing bells for superimposed title. Man walking in procession holding Cup through town of Lyme Regis. Long shot of procession moving through main street. Close up shot of a man in procession. Holidaymakers watching ceremony. Background of bells. Close up shot of Town Crier shouting Oyez, Oyez. Close up shot of another Town Crier ringing bell and shouting Oyez three times. Close up shot of town Crier T. Cockburn of Linlithgow, Scotland, shouting Oyez three times. Mr Cockburn shouting 'Take notice that today there are here assembled a body of men.' Close up shot of Mr Cockburn taking off hat and shouting 'God Save the King.' People applauding. Close up shot of the winner of the National Town Criers competition ringing bell and shouting Oyez. Close up shot of the winner, Richard May, Town Crier of St. Columb, shouting 'Good Luck to You All.' Town Criers ringing hand bells.

    Note: Natural sound only - no commentary.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:22:32:00 / 01:23:54:00

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