• Short Summary

    John Parsons pays a visit to Rhyl to enjoy the bank holiday weekend.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Rhyl"

    Wales. Crisis bank holiday in this Welsh resort.

    LS General view of Rhyl (elevated view). looking along the promenade showing people walking along.

    LS Pathe's John Parsons, with mic walking among the crowds on the promenade.

    MS Pathe van drives down road with camera on top.

    MS a street photographer trying to persuade the people gathered round him to pose.

    VS of crowd gathered around Punch and Judy show.

    MS Children riding on donkeys.

    CU a girl eating oysters at a roadside stall.

    MS A man helps his two small sons to build sand castles.

    MS Back view of a couple, walking arms round one another, towards the sea.

    MS a fortune teller invites JP to have his fortune told and he enters her booth. (nat sound).

    CU As JP leaves the booth, a girl (blonde) throws her arms round his neck and kisses him.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1189.30
    Media URN:
    41422
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    07/08/1947
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:24:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:51:16:00 / 01:52:40:00
    Canister:
    47/63

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