• Short Summary

    Wales beat England 23-5 in the international rugby match at Swansea.

  • Description

    Swansea, Wales.

    Start of the international rugby match between England and Wales at Swansea. SV. Welsh team running out onto field. GV. Crowd cheering. GV. England kick-off. LV. Tindall (England) with ball, tackled by Forward (Wales). They fall to ground. Ball is passed to Kendall-Carpenter who collects, changes to attack but is downed. General scrimmage and ball goes out to Glyn Davies. He passes to Jack Matthews who runs towards goal. MV. Towards, Matthews scores try, is tackled by Tindall but succeeds in scoring. SV. Crowd. LV. Lewis Jones converts. LV. Crowd cheering. SV. General scrimmage. England man gets ball and passes. LV. England man catching ball, passes outside. Ball is passed again. England man tries to kick but misses. SCU. Three men in the audience watching. MV. Line out and general scrimmage. LV. D. M. Davies passes ball. Ball passed to Malcolm Thomas who runs forward and scores try. SV. Crowd cheering. MV. England's No 9 Rimmer carrying ball, passes to Kendall-Carpenter, who runs for touch down. SV. Kendall-Carpenter is barged by Welsh player but touches down. SV. Crowd. LV. Hewitt converts. SV. Crowd. LV. Scrum. Welsh player passes ball. Ball is then passed to Ken Jones who makes run for goal. LV. Ken Jones running through pack, scores. SV. Crowd. LV. Lewis Jones converts. SV. Crowd cheers. LV. Two English players passing ball. They are intercepted by D. M. Davies, who runs forward with ball, passes to Malcolm Thomas. He runs towards goal chased by two English players. LV. Glyn Davies running towards goal, turns over touchline, places ball between post and lies exhausted. Final score - Wales 23, England 5.

    (Lav.) (Orig.D.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1435.36
    Media URN:
    47141
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    25/01/1951
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:07:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:55:10:00 / 01:57:17:00
    Canister:
    51/8

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