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  • Description

    Title reads: "Redhill to Brighton - scooter race".

    Redhill, Surrey and Brighton, Sussex.

    L/S Prince Albert pub, Redhill. C/U student pumping a tyre up on a scooter. C/U student wearing a white coat, written on back is "Ewell Tech - More Sex On Sundays". Panning shot students from Chelsea College preparing their scooter. C/U student with notice on her back saying "Miss Sex 1941". Various shots group of students having a flour fight.

    Panning shot of start of the scooter race. Various shots of race along Brighton Road: each student pedals for 200 yards, then another member of their team jumps out of moving van or car and takes over. C/U sign reading: "Careful Drivers Are Welcome to Brighton". High speed shot of a girl on a scooter coming towards camera.

    L/S winning team the National College of Rubber Technology coming into Preston Park, Brighton. Various shots winners. Panning C/U girl walking into the park carrying a scooter on her head.

    Note: not motor scooters but ones used by children!

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    22/02/1962
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    53179
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1711.32
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:10:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:43:10:00 / 01:44:20:00
    Canister:
    62/16
    Sort Number:
    62/016
  • Appears in...

    WorkSpaces
    1960s Sexual Revolution Sexual Revolution For the Love of Mods
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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