• Short Summary

    Golfers practice at driving range at back of country restaurant in Surrey.

  • Description

    Title reads: "YOU TOO CAN BE PLUS 4".

    Country restaurant opens golf range at Cobham, Surrey.

    L/S new driving range at Fairmile Restaurant. C/U sign: "Driving Range: 60 balls, 6/-d. Practise Range Bunker: 30 balls 3/6d". M/S line of butts from which golfers drive, balls are being driven. M/S balls landing near hole. C/U man driving. C/U girl driving. C/U ball dispenser: balls go down chute, landing on tee. M/S girl driving. C/U man driving. C/U girl driving.

    C/U cool machine that picks up balls like a hoover, it is towed by a small tractor. C/U ditto. The machine stops and a man places two buckets in position. Balls are tipped from machine into the buckets.

    L/S equipment shop as night falls, path is lit by golf ball shaped lamps. M/S people getting balls and club from the shop. C/U girl taking bucket of balls. M/S group of people walking towards camera, towards the range. M/S woman emptying her balls into the dispenser and pressing down the chute. The ball runs along and comes to rest on the tee. M/S woman driving. M/S people driving. M/S balls going away into the night.

    Note: press release from Fairmile Restaurant on file.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:34:45:00 / 01:36:18:00

Comments (0)

We always welcome comments and more information about our films.
All posts are reactively checked. Libellous and abusive comments are forbidden.

Add your comment