• Short Summary

    Prince Philip plays in a charity cricket match with stars from England and Hampshire teams.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Prince Philip Leads England Cricketers".

    Bournemouth, Dorset. Charity cricket match for NPFA (National Playing Fields Association) - Prince Philip leads 'Near England' against Hampshire.

    GV Match in progress. MV Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh and E R T Holmes fielding MV Denis Compton bowling. MV N McCorkell hits one and returns SV Small boy in crowd looking through telescope.

    SV Duke of Edinburgh inspecting the ball prior to bowling. MV Duke of Edinburgh bowls.

    MV Dawson hits one to off. CU Denis Compton fielding. He fields and throws to Duke. SV Duke, he turns to bowl. MV Duke bowls. CU Duke of Edinburgh tossing ball and folding arms.

    MV Scoreboard - 252 for 7. MV Crowd.

    CU Prince Philip taking centre. LV C J Knott bowling to Duke who swipes him. MV Crowd applauding. CU Duke of Edinburgh strikes to leg and looks at bat. MV Knott bowls to Duke, MV Duke swipes at ball, Wicket keeper catches. Duke remains with foot in crease, laughs and messes about at wicket.

    SV Crowd. MV Clem (Gerald) Hill bowls to Duke. CU Duke being bowled. LV Duke walking away from wicket CU Pan Duke walking in. MV Duke walking to pavilion amid cheers.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:47:01:00 / 01:48:33:00

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