This video has no sound
  • Short Summary

    Sir Cooper Rawson, MP, releases pigeons in the quadrangle of the House of Commons for the Parliamentary Pigeon Race.

  • Description

    Full titles read: '"The Parliamentary Pigeon Race" - Sir Cooper Rawson, M.P. releases birds in quadrangle of the House of Commons.'

    Westminster, London.

    Various shots show Sir Cooper Rawson and other MPs releasing pigeons from wicker boxes in the quadrangle of the House of Commons; a small group of people stand watching as the pigeons fly out.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    728.36
    Media URN:
    34850
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    03/05/1928
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:37:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:53:37:00 / 01:54:14:00
    Canister:
    G 1499

Comments (0)

We always welcome comments and more information about our films.
All posts are reactively checked. Libellous and abusive comments are forbidden.

Add your comment