Excellent colour footage of the 1961 Henley Royal Regatta. Oxfordshire.
Royal Regatta. Henley in Oxfordshire.
L/S of the River Thames at Henley and women. L/S of river with various boats milling around. M/S of small cabin cruiser slowly making it way up river. M/S of people on bank watching. M/S of man in punt moving slowly up river. C/U of boxer dog watching from river bank. C/U of older rowers wearing peak caps. M/S of two boys talking to girl. C/U of woman wearing fashionable clothes.
L/S of the crowds assembled with the river in foreground. C/U of man looking through binoculars. Several shots of the Wyfold challenge Cup boat race in progress. The race is won by the National Provincial Bank rowing team. People cheering on river bank. M/S of older row types arguing amongst themselves. M/S of women wearing Oriental dress. Several more shots of boats races in progress including the Grand Challenge Cup which is won by Russia.