• Short Summary

    Village fair in centre of London, at Hyde Park Crescent.

  • Description

    No title. Village fair in London.

    L/S St John's church, pan up to show modern building. C/U sign: "Parish Church of St. John the Evangelist". L/S street fair. C/U sign Hyde Park Crescent. M/S fair's organiser Mrs. John Read being presented with bouquet by small girl, in background clapping are the Lord Mayor and Mayoress of Westminster. M/S Mayor and Mayoress releasing balloons, pan up with balloons as they go up into sky. L/S stalls. C/U woman looking at large flower held by man. M/S stalls. M/S kids buying ice cream from girl with a trolley. Various shots kids taking part in a sack race. C/U man wearing tricorne hat. Various shots blacksmith giving horse a new shoe. Various shots people watching a woman potter at work. More shots of stalls. C/U man with cat sitting on his shoulder. M/S kids. M/S barrel organ.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2211.14
    Media URN:
    57320
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    19/06/1969
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:07:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:47:37:00 / 01:48:44:00
    Canister:
    69/50

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