• Short Summary

    More stages of of the Daily Express Round Britain cycle race as it reaches Glasgow.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Tour De Britain - Halfway".

    More stages of of the Daily Express Round Britain cycle race as it reaches Glasgow.

    LV Cyclists leaving Morecambe, Lancashire. VS Dave Bedwell No 18 heading cyclists wearing the Daily Express yellow jersey. CU Sign Kendal. SV Cyclists racing towards en route for Kendal, pan down to wheels. BV Cyclists along road. CU Feet turning on pedals. GV Pan cyclists racing along towards Kendal Bridge. SV Cyclists towards over Kendal Bridge. SV Cyclists pedalling at speed. GV Leaders along country road on way to Shap. SV Three cyclists climbing hill. CU Sign Post Shap. SV Clive Parker and Derek Buttle cycling up hill. TS Racing towards cyclists along road. CU Cyclists feet. CU Cyclist Douglas Petty cycling along without holding handle bars opening water bottle pan down to feet. BV Cyclists racing along road. CU Feet on pedals free wheeling. AS Sign Carlisle. SV Pan leaders cycling round Carlisle Castle. LV Cyclists racing towards through Carlisle and being given satchels of food. One cyclist drops satchel. SV Cyclist receiving food satchel. CU Pan one cyclist to another. LV Towards and pan to back view cyclist crossing the border bridge into Scotland. SV Gretna Green House where marriages were performed. SV Leaders No 29 and 30, 34 racing together through Lanarkshire. BV of leaders. GV Towards leaders racing along wet road on way to Glasgow border. AS Sign Glasgow City boundary. AS Banner finish. CU Chalking out line. LV Towards Ian Steel coming in to win with A Taylor second by half a wheel and S Blair 3rd. CU Winner Ian Steel smiling.

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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:
    01:18:53:00 / 01:20:28:00

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