During the coal strike the miners race and show their pit ponies to win prizes.
Item title reads - While the mines are idle. Miners race their pit ponies for prizes - presented by mine-owners. Nr Sheffield.
Various shots as the pit ponies are led through the crowd, we see the boys on the horses. L/S as they race up the track.
Intertitle - 'Prizes were also presented for pit ponies in best conditions.'
We see boys walking the ponies round in a circle and then stood in a line, one pony bucks and the crowd moves to get out of the way.