• Short Summary

    Variety Club thanks music industry stars for their contribution to Variety's charity work.

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    London. GV. Guests inside the Savoy Hotel, London. CU. Singer Frank Ifield. SCU. Pearl Carr and Singer Teddy Johnson. CU. Musician Acker Bilk. Pan to band leader Cyril Stapleton. CU. Singer Ann Shelton. CU. Pop singer Joe Brown. CU. TV and film comedian Charlie Drake. SCU. Eddie Calvert. CU. Singer Edmund Hockridge. CU. Singing star Dickie Valentine. SV. From left to right - Billy Butlin, Acker Bilk and Lady Dorothy MacMillan, wife of Harold Macmillan.

    GV. Oxford Street. GV. Crowds in Oxford Street. GV. Interior of HMV shop, people looking at records. SV. Record sleeves on wall. CU. Cliff Richard LP. CU. Beatles LP. CU. Adam Faith LP. CU. Record on turntable. SV. Feet of people tapping as they listen to records in booths. SCU. Tracking shot, long line of booths showing teenagers listening to records. SV. Teenager in booth listening to record, & CU. CU. Girl in a booth. SV. Girl wrapping record for customer. SV. Customer walks out with the record.

    Various shots of the records on conveyor belt. GV. Women putting records into sleeves, & CU. GV. Girls at turntables checking records. SCU. Girl placing record on turntable. CU. Arm being placed on record and record playing. SCU. Girl making notes on quality of record.

    SV. Mobile cinema van. CU Sign 'Providing Free Shows for Children Homes'. SV. Mr Goodlatte with Mayor and Mayoress of Cambridge looking at the van, & SV. CU. The projection equipment in the van. SCU. The editor of the 'People' presenting the van to the Mayor. GV. A 'Sunshine Coach' for handicapped children. CU. Sign on side. SV. Lady Dorothy Macmillan with holiday camp owner Billy Butlin. CU. Lady Dorothy stepping into the coach. SV. Billy Butlin, Lady Dorothy and Rex North on tail board of coach. SV. The coach. SV. Lady Dorothy and Billy Butlin, pan down to the rising tail board. SV. Lady Dorothy shaking hands with Billy Butlin.

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    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:12:52:00 / 01:15:19:00

Comments (1)

  1. benji56 says

    Great memories for me as i worked as a cameraman's assistant on this shoot
    i am also the last but one teenager in the record booth at HMV in Oxford St

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