• Short Summary

    People sign petition to save horse from the knacker's yard in Somerset.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Somerset. Villagers Fight To Save Mare".

    Claverton, Somerset. People sign petition to save horse from the knacker's yard.

    SV Twelve year old Judy Gardiner with Bracken and her pony companion Blackbird.

    SV Village people watching. CU A woman feeding Bracken and Blackbird. GV Woman feeding Bracken and Blackbird, and Bracken turns and walks away.

    SV Mr Vic Hunt arriving at a caravan to collect signatures for a petition, comes forward and starts to knock on the door.

    CU Mr Hunt knocking at the door and door being opened by a man. Mr Hunt explains to him about the petition and the man takes the pen and signs. SV A woman walking from her caravan to the fence where Mr Hunt is and he asks her to sign, which she does.

    SV Children with Bracken and Blackbird. CU Children with Bracken and Blackbird, pan as Bracken looks away, into CU of Bracken's head.

    SV People watching. SV Twenty-one year old Tim Brunt showing how he chased Bracken away with his Davy Crockett hat when the men came to destroy Bracken.

    CU Children watching. GV Bracken and Blackbird galloping across the field.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:20:00 / 01:01:23:00

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