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Penzance - Holiday Heliport

Series

Series Name
British Movietone News

Issue

Issue No.
1840
Date Released
7 Sep 1964
Date submitted
31 Aug 1964
Stories in this Issue:
  1. 1Look - No Hands
  2. 2Penzance - Holiday Heliport
  3. 3The Old Ways Linger On
  4. 4Going Decimal Down-Under
  5. 5Room at the Top

Story

Story No. within this Issue
2 / 5
Summary
MOVIETONE CARD TITLE: Penzance - Holiday Heliport. DESCRIPTION: The Mayor of Penzance has recently opened a new Heliport. It’s the first in Europe with such comprehensive facilities for helicopter maintenance and passenger comfort. It will be the mainland terminal for the service to the Isles of Scilly. SHOTLIST: Key scene. GV people walking round back of helicopter. MS sign Penzance Heliport. MS Mayor of Penzance cutting tape. MCU sign Passenger Terminal. GV passengers walking out to helicopter (2 shots). MCU passengers board helicopter. MS man sitting in control tower. MCU same. MS helicopter takes off. GV man in control tower watches take off. MS interior mayor in helicopter. GV interior. MS pilot. GV helicopter flies overhead. GV aerial runway. GV crowd looking up. GV helicopter lands. LS same.
Keywords
Aviation; Ceremonies; Local government
Locations
Cornwall; Penzance
Card file number
88799
Credits:
Camera
Cliff Somers
Commentator
Leslie Mitchell
Length of story (in feet)
110
Story extras:

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