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Movietone’s News - Reported by Lionel Gamlin: Radlett Air Display

Series

Series Name
British Movietone News

Issue

Issue No.
954
Date Released
15 Sep 1947
Date submitted
11 Sep 1947
Stories in this Issue:
  1. 1Movietone’s News - Reported by Lionel Gamlin: Famous Visitor for Zoo Kangaroo
  2. 2Movietone’s News - Reported by Lionel Gamlin: Radlett Air Display
  3. 3Movietone’s News - Reported by Lionel Gamlin: Canoe Slalom
  4. 4Movietone’s News - Reported by Lionel Gamlin: Miss America 1947
  5. 5Movietone’s News - Reported by Lionel Gamlin: Chancellor at Monetary Conference
  6. 6Movietone’s News - Reported by Lionel Gamlin: Sport: Boxing - Phillips V Clayton
  7. 7Movietone’s News - Reported by Lionel Gamlin: Sport: Speedway Championship
  8. *Movietone’s News - Reported by Lionel Gamlin: Handing over of Cardiff Castle

* Story has local or special distribution

Story

Story No. within this Issue
2 / 7
Section Title
Movietone’s News - Reported by Lionel Gamlin
Summary
MOVIETONE CARD TITLE: Air Display at Radlett. DESCRIPTION: The Society of British Aircraft Constructors recently opened their exhibition and flying display at Radlett aerodrome. SHOTLIST: KS Pan of planes (all types) on ground, train passing in background. Various shots of crowds seated on aerodrome. Cut-ins of types of foreigners, American GI. Chinese officer and other foreigners. Squadron Leader Cunningham, Squadron Leader Humble and Squadron Leader Blyth talking (silent), with Swallow jet in background. SCU Dick (Richard) Blyth climbs into cockpit and CU of him seated in same. Various shots of DH108 Swallow performing above the crowds, diving, climbing etc. Grounded Lincoln-Theseus, takes off and in flight. Lancastrian Ghost flies over camera.
Keywords
Aviation; Exhibitions and shows
Locations
Hertfordshire; Radlett
Card file number
49136
Credits:
Camera
Hilton Craig
Commentator
Lionel James Gamlin
Camera
Paul Wyand
Length of story (in feet)
101
Story extras:

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