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  • Short Summary

    Various shots of Brighton including the races, lanes, pier and Labour party conference.

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    Race horses in paddock. Jockeys walk up to trainers to chat. Horses race up the track, cars parked in the background. Horses gallop past the grandstand. Bookies (bookmakers) taking bets from punters, one man's sign reads 'Victor Chandler'. Pan along bookies. Brighton pier dilapidated and slowly collapsing. LS of pier from pebble beach. Man picking up litter with a stick. Path along the front. CU of railings and windows at the Grand. Exterior of Hotel Metropole. Labour Party conference sign on building (Top Rank Centre, Barbara Castle walks with two others to the conference, Harold Wilson and Mary walking to the conference. Interior with raised platforms where senior members of the Labour party sit including George Brown, Harold Wilson and Jennie Lee. Slogan reads 'Labour Will Win'. Exterior of Theatre Royal. CU of Theatre Royal poster for Charlie Girl. Exterior of Brighton rail station. Along the lanes by pub B*** Arms and Elim church, Howes gallery, various antique shops S Raphael, Dermot Palmer, Union and Grace Doyle Front of Seven Stars. Lots of people looking in shop windows. Front of Essoldo club. Pan along main roads from the road.

    Mute Col Neg

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1970 - 1979
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Time in/Out:
    01:23:15:00 / 01:39:07:00
    UN 4620 B

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