• Short Summary

    The Sportsman and Sportswoman of the Year awards are made in London.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "London. Tops In Sport".

    Europa Hotel, London.

    CU Of Long Jumper Lynn Davies (left) and Mary Rand (right). The Sportsman and Sportswoman of the Year. GV Guests assembled in the reception room. CU Athlete Ann Packer and Athlete Robbie Brightwell. SV Pan Boxer Billie Walker. SV Lynn Davies (right) talking to Boxer Terry Downes and wife. CU Lynn Davies. CU Terry Downes. SV Ann Packer and Robbie Brightwell talking to the Minister of sport Mr Denis Howell, MP. SV Mary Rand talking to Mrs. Fanny Blankers-Koen, the 1948 Triple gold medalist, who made the journey specially from Holland. CU Fanny Blankers-Koen pan to CU Mary Rand.

    GV Presentations in progress. LV Presentation being made to Mary Rand by the Minister of Sport. SV Guests. LV Presentation being made to Lynn Davies. SV Lynn Davies. SV Guests. LV The Minister of Sport making presentation, the handicapped gold medalist sitting in wheelchair Valerie Forder. SV Guests. CU Valerie Forder in wheelchair wheeling herself away from table. CU Lynn Davies and Mary Rand holding their trophies.

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  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    1779.06
    Media URN:
    54924
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    07/12/1964
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:06:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:07:06:00 / 01:08:12:00
    Canister:
    64/99

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