• Short Summary

    Athletes Roger Bannister and Jim Peters return home from the Empire Games - crowds cheer!

  • Description

    Chadwell Heath, Essex.

    GV beflagged Havering Gardens, Chadwell Heath. SV Jim Peters, carrying his baby Jennifer, Mrs. Peters by his side, walking into front garden. SV Roger Bannister walking over to join Peters. CU Mrs Peters kissing her husband. SV crowd cheering. CU Peters and Bannister. GV crowd outside Bannister's Harrow home. SV Bannister waving to crowd as he gets from car. SV crowd. CU pressmen. SV Bannister with sister, mother and father. CU Bannister. LC Bannister being interviewed. SCU Bannister saying (natural sound): "The games were memorable... they have shown that England and the Commonwealth... and shown the world if you like, that this is how sports should be organised."

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    178.20
    Media URN:
    29763
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    19/08/1954
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:07:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:27:19:00 / 01:28:26:00
    Canister:
    54/64

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