• Short Summary

    Bowls in Scotland, open air parliament on the Isle of Man, and Red Cross meeting in Oxford.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Seen in camera.

    Various locations.

    Bellahouston, Scotland. England versus Scotland women's bowls match. C/U of Mrs Crossbie, the English captain, receiving the Eve Trophy on behalf of the English team after they have won. C/U of Mrs Crossbie. Various shots of the match in progress. C/U of the scoreboard. C/U of Mrs Crossbie with the Scottish team captain.

    Various shots as officials and dignitaries walk in procession to Tynwald Hill for the open air parliament on the Isle of Man. A naval Guard of Honour presents arms. L/S of large crowds. C/U of a sprig of wort worn by official to drive away evil spirits. Various shots as the coroners receive their official staves of office in a ceremony. L/S of the scene on the raised open air platform.

    C/U of the flag of the Red Cross in Oxford. Lord Woolton shakes hands with Basil O'Connor, Chairman of the International Red Cross before the meeting. M/S of the Duchess of Marlborough, Lady Limerick and Mrs Bryant. Other delegates shake hands with Dr Max Huber. M/S of Mr O'Connor inside the hall making a speech. Various shots of delegates from different countries as he talks about people leading the way for Governments.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:26:30:00 / 01:28:51:00

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