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  • Short Summary

    Police athletes show their skills in various events at competition in Port Sunlight.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Port Sunlight. Police AA Sports. 'Roberts' from all over Britain compete in 4th Annual Championships."

    Port Sunlight, Merseyside.

    Shots of men competing in Cumberland wrestling.

    Shots of man putting the shot.

    Good shots of man doing the long jump.

    Shots of tug of war competition.

    Shots of police and civic dignitaries reading event programme.

    N.B. AA stands for Amateur Athletics. Police are nicknamed 'Roberts' after their founder Robert Peel.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    859.19
    Media URN:
    12509
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    16/07/1931
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:51:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:36:47:00 / 01:37:38:00
    Canister:
    31/57

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