• Short Summary

    Coverage of the running of the Gold Vase and Ascot Stakes horse races from Royal Ascot.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Royal Ascot".

    Ascot Race Course, Berkshire. Rain hits running of Gold Vase and Ascot Stakes.

    GV Crowded Ascot course. SV Earl Dalkeith. SV Mrs Gerald Lascelles. SV Girl wearing pointed hat and carrying wicker basket in shape of a monkey. CU Monkey wicker basket. GV Crowded Ascot course. SV Queen Elizabeth II walking with Queen Mother. GV Horses parading in paddock. LV Sir Winston Churchill walking into paddock and raises his hat to the crowd. LV Dress Designer, Norman Hartnell surrounded by models, the whole party are standing under umbrellas because of the rain. LV Girl in crowd. CU Girl wearing picture hat and stole. SV Gentleman with two ladies looking at race card. CU Pan, lady with picture hat on and flared dress. LV Horses parading in paddock for Gold Vase Race. SV Owners talking to jockeys in paddock. SV No 14 'Red Dragon', parading. LV Board of runners. CU Man looking through binoculars. GV Field come round the bend into the final straight. LV No 16 leading with No 17, 'Owen Glendower', LV Pan, "Even Money" racing ahead and passing the winning post. LV Crowd shot. TV "Even Money" in winner's enclosure.

    GV Crowds with umbrellas up. LV Horses milling around for the Ascot Stakes. SV Pan, No 10 'Garibaldi' walking round. LV Horses parading. CU Girl looking through binoculars. LV. Tapes go up and the field get away. LV Passing the stands for first time. CU Man looking through binoculars. GV Horses rounding bend and approaching final straight. LV No 20 'Seleucus' leading and 'Garibaldi' challenging very hard, then 'Sandiacre' starts to come through, overtaking both, to win the race. LV GV 'Sandiacre' being led into winner's enclosure. CU 'Sandiacre' steaming after race.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:47:07:00 / 01:50:14:00

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