Topical Budget: Bruce Castle Fête, Tottenham (1916)
ProRes digital file Black & White Mute 1916 0:57
Summary: A huge crowd watches the Lord Mayor of London open a fête in Tottenham for blinded soldiers and sailors.
Title number: 19858
LSA ID: LSA/26302
Description: London’s Lord Mayor gives a speech and then browses the stalls after opening a fete held at Tottenham’s Bruce Castle in aid of serving soldiers and sailors who lost their sight. The Lord Mayor chats happily with locals, while a young girl dances on a stage in front of a large audience.
Cast: Wakefield, Charles;
Keywords: Lord Mayor; Blindness; Wounds and Injuries; dancing
Locations: Bruce Castle Park, Tottenham, London