• Short Summary

    Motorists take groups of disabled children in Liverpool for a day out at the fair at Southport.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Liverpool. Handicapped Children's Outing".

    Liverpool, Merseyside.

    GV Cars parked in Square in front of Sanfield Park School. CU Sign on car "Liverpool Motorist Children's Outing 1964". SV Pan. Children walking to cars with officials. CU Crippled legs slowly walking with crutches. LV Handicapped children in wheelchairs being out into ambulances. SV Motorists watching. SV Child in wheelchair being lifted into ambulance on electric platform. SV Crippled children walking towards cars. CU Children being helped into cars. GV Private cars leaving with the children. LV Coach leaving children's Rest School of Recovery, Greenbank Lane. GV As coach drives away with children waving. CU Two boys sitting in coach as it moves along. GV Int. coach. SV ditto.

    GV Boat in lake Fun Fair at Southport. SV Children alighting from coaches. SV Pan. Handicapped boy walking quickly towards tents. CU Sign "Gents". Pan down to a group of small boys coming out of gents. SV Sign "Pleasureland". GV Fun Fair and big dipper. SV Pan Children riding on big dipper. GV The big wheel. GV Shot from the big wheel as it revolves. GV Roundabout. SV Children on roundabout. LV Targets at Archery stall. Pan to boy in wheelchair about to fire arrow. CU The boy fires arrow. CU Arrow goes into bull's eye. GV Large group of children. some in chairs as they eat their sandwiches and such like. CU Two girls drinking from bottles. SV Group of children watching baby bear. Pan down to the bear who is rolling on his back. SV Clowns entertaining handicapped children. CU Clown shaking hands with small boy in wheelchair. GV Mass of disabled children enjoying themselves.


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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:47:31:00 / 01:49:26:00

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