• Short Summary

    Sheffield Wednesday Cup Winning team bring the trophy to the Town Hall, where they are greeted by the Lord Mayor on behalf of the thousands who have lined the streets.

  • Description

    Sheffield, Yorkshire

    Title card reads: "Sheffield stops work - Huge crowds welcome the Cup Winners." (super over Sheffield players holding the cup)

    WS. Sheffield Wednesday Football Team buses moving slowly through huge crowds. WS. Huge crowds waving as the team bus travels towards camera the payers are clearly visible holding the FA Cup aloft.

    WS. Wednesday players carrying the cup up to the town hall where the Lord Mayor welcomes Ronnie Starling and his team on behalf of the city. WS. Lord Mayor shaking hands (Nat Sound) "Sheffield desires to show honour to the boys that have brought honour to Sheffield" Ronnie Starling speaks (Nat. Sound) "Over the weekend we have had many thrills but I think this one, your wonderful reception, surpasses them all. I take this opportunity from the boys and myself in wishing you much happiness and thank you for a wonderful reception." WS. Starling on the steps of the Town Hall holding the F.A. cup aloft.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:17:15:00 / 01:18:45:00

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