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  • Short Summary

    Tommy Steele marries Anne Donoughue in London. British stars attend. Mute colour version.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Tommy Steele wedding.

    St. Patrick's church, Soho Square, London.


    M/S of the groom's car arriving outside church. Colin Hicks, the best man, gets out followed by his brother Tommy Steele, he waves. Various shots as policemen have to hold the huge crowds back. C/U two girls yelling and trying to push their way past policemen. M/S Harry Fowler arriving with his wife, followed by Andrew Ray with his wife. M/S Sidney James and his wife, he smiles. C/U Hattie Jacques arriving with her husband John Le Mesurier, she waves to camera.

    M/S of the bride's car arriving outside the church. M/S as bride Anne Donoughue is helped out of the car. M/S police holding back crowd. Various shots of Tommy and Anne at the altar with Father Bebb. Tommy takes the ring and places it on Anne's finger (not seen clearly). M/S congregation. M/S as Tommy and Anne kneel to pray. M/S as they walk towards camera into vestry. L/S Tommy and Anne making their way to their car. C/U policemen holding back the crowd. M/S as car moves away. M/S sign 'Savoy'. M/S couple cutting cake inside. M/S Jimmy Edwards chatting to guests. M/S guests eating and drinking. M/S Sid James and Eric Sykes with their wives drinking a toast. C/U as Tommy and Anne laugh and kiss then look at camera and smile.

    Cataloguer's note: the soundtrack to this item is missing. There is a longer black and white version with sound.

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    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Time in/Out:
    01:08:38:00 / 01:10:11:00

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