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British Athletes Surprise Hungary

Series

Series Name
Pathe News

Issue

Issue No.
56/80
Date Released
4 Oct 1956
Length of issue (in feet)
659
Stories in this Issue:
  1. 1Commonwealth Fallen Remembered
  2. 2Bevan Wins At Blackpool
  3. 3Princess Margaret In Mauritius
  4. 4British Athletes Surprise Hungary
  5. 5Round-The-World Vulcan Crashes!

Story

Story No. within this Issue
4 / 5
Summary
British men athletes lose narrowly against Hungary in Budapest - but performances such as Chris Chataway’s make it a day to remember, while the British women win a resounding victory
Keywords
Sport; Athletics
Locations
Budapest; Hungary
Footage sources
Magyar Hungarofilm
Credits:
Camera
Norman William Roper
Commentator
Robert C. Danvers Walker
Cutter
Ron Fowler
Length of story (in feet)
154
Story extras:
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Notes
Pathe now also handles the Reuters Historical Collection, which includes the British Paramount, Empire British, Gaumont Graphic and Gaumont British newsreels.
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