• Short Summary

    Elephants and a tiger get a bit of fresh air in Ascot.

  • Description

    Ascot, Berkshire.

    Various shots of the town including the racecourse. Ascot countryside. Suddenly a group of elephants emerge from woodlands. Various shots of the jumbos. They run around a bit. A tiger is taken for a walk on a lead. These are all animals from Bertram Mills Circus having a little exercise. Big Cat trainer Alex Kerr from Glasgow plays with the tiger "Begum". Tiger runs around and growls. A camel comes out to play too - the camel is called "Whippy".

    Cuts exist - see separate record.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    207.12
    Media URN:
    3154
    Group:
    Colour pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    13/01/1958
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:44:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:24:39:00 / 01:26:23:00
    Canister:
    CP 159

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