• Short Summary

    Polio victim David Ryder completes walk from John O'Groats to Lands End.

  • Description

    Polio victims marathon walk. Land End, Cornwall.

    GV Crowd of people walking beside David Ryder as he nears Lands End. SV Ditto. CU Milestone which reads, "5". SV David Ryder, walking along road with group of people. SV Ditto. SV David walks towards camera. LV David with group of people. GV Lands End, looking towards sea. GV Large crowd of people around David Ryder. GV Hotel at Lands End. Crowd of people outside. SCU As David goes past camera, up to the hotel. SV David as he stops outside Hotel, then camera pans as he walks forward to signpost which reads, "Lands End". SV Crowd sitting on roof of hotel. SCU Elizabeth Taylor. She greets David Ryder, who in turn kisses her. SV Liz Taylor standing with David Ryder, surrounded by masses of people. CU David Ryder.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2223.22
    Media URN:
    57404
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    21/08/1969
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:15:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:43:56:00 / 01:45:11:00
    Canister:
    69/68

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