Material relating to the newsreel story "Len Hutton retires - undefeated" 56/7
Selected Originals (off cuts, selected scenes, out-takes, rushes) for story "Len Hutton retires - undefeated" 56/7
Identical statement by Len Hutton to that used in the original story. This version does not include the library cricket footage used in the original. There are no titles. An alternative version of this press statement is also in selected originals under this story title.
Pudsey, West Yorkshire
LV. Cricketer Len Hutton with his wife standing in front of their house at Pudsey. Lead-in for voice. SCU. Len Hutton speaks: "I am of course very sorry indeed to have to retire from first class cricket. I have played of course first class cricket for over twenty years and it is a big blow to me to have to decide to retire. But of course I have some wonderful memories and those memories of the kindness of the cricketing public of England will always be with me. I do thank you for being so kind to me on so many occasions".