• Short Summary

    The world's largest open air swimming pool was ceremonially opened in New Brighton.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "THE WORLD'S LARGEST - Lord Leverhulme opens new open-air swimming pool at New Brighton."

    New Brighton, Merseyside.

    A car drives towards the camera and breaks the tape, another cars follow. This is the official opening of the new extension of the Marine Promenade which features a huge open air swimming pool.

    Several shots of the masses of people around the swimming pool and on stands. Pretty girls parading showing the latest fashion in swimming costumes. Panning shot along the huge swimming pool and the crowds around it.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    787.36
    Media URN:
    9741
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    18/06/1934
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:03:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:49:05:00 / 01:50:08:00
    Canister:
    34/49

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