• Short Summary

    Carol Redhead wins the beauty contest to gain the title Miss Great Britain.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Morecambe. She's Miss Gt. Britain".

    Morecambe, Lancashire. Carol Redhead wins the beauty contest to gain the title Miss Great Britain.

    GV The girls lined up in front of the judges. SV Line of judges sitting at their table including pop group The Bachelors. SV Three of The Bachelors. SV The girls turn round. CU Pan, two of The Bachelors. GV The girls parading round the pool. SV Fred Pontin (co-sponsor) watching. Back view, girls parading round pool. CU Man in crowd, grimaces and puts camera up to face, watched by his wife with a stern face. AS Girls parading round pool. SV Same man trying to take picture with camera, wife pulls camera away from his face.

    SV The last ten beauty queens lined up for judging. CU No 38 Joyce Hodgson, pan to No 28 Christine Clements, pan to No 27 Carol Lynne Fletcher. SV Comedian Stan Stennett judging, with Rifleman Eric Bain on left. LV The last seven finalists standing in front of judges. CU Ced Baynes (Pathe Cameraman) with camera smiling. SV as No 1 the winner Carol Redhead comes out crying to receive trophy. SV Crowd applauding.

    CU Legs of the first, second and third winners, pan up to the three girls. GV Crowd applauding. SV Rifleman Eric Bain with Carol Redhead who is holding the Rose Bowl. SV Crowd applauding. CU Carol Redhead holding the Rose Bowl trophy.


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    Film ID:
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    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:15:28:00 / 01:16:57:00

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