• Short Summary

    Victorious Spurs parade through Tottenham with FA cup on open topped bus.

  • Description

    Title reads: "The Cup's Back Home".

    Return of the FA cup to Tottenham, London.

    L/S open topped bus conveying the Spurs team from Edmonton Town Hall to Tottenham Town Hall, bus is flanked by massed crowds. Various shots Tottenham Hotspur football players on top of bus. L/S massed crowds following the bus. C/U youth with giant sized rosette on his back. C/U mascot with false beard carrying banner. Various shots mascots dancing down street.

    Angle shot of team on top of bus with Blanchflower holding the FA cup. C/U, looking from behind skipper Danny Blanchflower, of the Cup. M/S photographer hanging from lamppost. M/S bus. Travel shot past the Spurs Club offices. C/U girls waving. Top shot of bus with team posing with cup, Jimmy Greaves is on right holding a floral cockerel. Various shots cheering crowd. Angle shot team on top of bus. L/S bus as it arrives in front of Tottenham Town Hall.

    Zoom in to show players wives on balcony of Town Hall. M/S players and Council officials on steps of Town Hall. M/S Mayoress holding the cup with Danny Blanchflower and the Mayor behind her. L/S crowd. C/U Spurs manager Billy Nicholson and Blanchflower on balcony lifting cup aloft. Panning shot Blanchflower holding cup aloft, camera zooms into C/U.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:39:46:00 / 01:41:04:00

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