• Short Summary

    This item shows the Amateur Figure Skating Championships and speedway racing.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Sports shorts.

    Location of events unknown. M/S of programme for British Amateur Figure Skating Championships. Various shots as Daphne Walker skates around the ice performing her routine. M/S as people applaud. Various shots of Cecillia (Cecilia) Colledge performing her winning routine. She receives the trophy and runner-up Daphne gives her a kiss.

    M/S of programme for speedway race at Wembley. Various shots as the Wembley Lions line up and race against the Belle Vue riders from Manchester. Various shots as they speed around the course on their motorcycles. Wembley Lions are the winners.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1378.23
    Media URN:
    45114
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    13/05/1946
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:45:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:51:19:00 / 01:54:04:00
    Canister:
    46/38

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