• Short Summary

    Teams from seven colleges compete in a novel charity raising scooter stunt.

  • Description

    Brighton to London.

    GV. Elevated, entrance preparing for the start of the Brighton to London Inter-varsity scooter relay charity race. CU. Two students, one wearing student's gown and the other in jacket and crash helmet, pan down to show them with their feet on children's scooters. CU. Two more students, one in crash helmet, the other in a funny hat. CU. Margot Mayne about to start the race - she drops the flag. GV. Students get away to a good start. LV. Students coming towards and past camera. SV. Other students getting into motor coaches which will pick up members of the relay teams. LV. Tracking shot, student going along on a scooter. SV. From inside the coach, next member of the relay team jumps from the moving coach. LV. Travelling shot, repairing scooters which are not going so well. SV. Pan, student on scooter going past camera. LV. Man with repair lorry changes the students scooter as he comes towards lorry and the student goes off on a new one. GV. Students in back of a small van. SV. Students in van. SV. Leading student going along road towards London. SCU. Students in motor coach. SV. Students coming up to the last leg of the relay, changes with the last man who carries on up the road. LV. Leading student from Northampton College London, the crowd at the finishing line. SV. Crowd. SV. The winning team cheering their leader who is holding a cup.


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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:35:43:00 / 01:36:44:00

Comments (1)

  1. Unknown user says

    The closing shots showing the end of the race take place in Earlswood in Surrey.

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