• Short Summary

    Horse racing and a carnival are among the festivities on Easter in 1944

  • Description

    Gaumont British Ident

    SLATE INFORMATION: Spending a Wartime Holiday

    ENGLAND: Surrey: Spelthorne: Staines:
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    CARS. Hundreds of taxi cabs take crowd to Windsor Races Easter 1944


    EASTER Holiday scenes 1944...Hampstead Heath..Windsor Races..Gymkhana at Staines.River scenes


    FAIRS. Fair at Staines, inc. Gymkhana..swings etc.


    FAIRS.


    GRANTLEY, Lord. Watches Gymkhana at Staines, Easter 1944


    HOLIDAY SCENES EASTER HOLIDAY 1944..Hampstead Heath - swings, shies etc...Windsor Races...Hyde Park..Staines Fair & Gymkhana


    HORSES. Gymkhana held at Staines, Easter 1944..s


    HORSES. Grantley, Wng. Cmdr. W. Barnato, Sir A. Neigall


    HORSERACING, England Windsor Races, Easter 19447..thousands of taxis.





    RAILWAYS Deserted Stations at Easter holiday 1944..shots at Paddington, Euston, Waterloo, Victoria, King's Cross...women ticket collectors..train leaves..genshots


    THAMES River River scenes at Staines Easter 1944


    WINDSOR Race Meeting Easter 1944.. thousands of spectators..arr: in pony cart & thousands of taxis


    Entertainment and Leisure

    transportation, railway, train, trains, taxis, car, vehicle, vehicles, horse, horse race, horse races, horse racer, horse racers, jockey, jockeys, thoroughbred, thoroughbreds, trophy, trophies, carnivals, homefront
    Background: Horse racing and a carnival are among the festivities on Easter in 1944

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVABL6SWT8F51JGQM7K7GJ9AXVJS
    Media URN:
    VLVABL6SWT8F51JGQM7K7GJ9AXVJS
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    13/04/1944
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:36:00
    Time in/Out:
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    Canister:
    N/A

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