Netball Game and Summer Entertainments
16mm film Black & White Silent 1954 1:00
Summary: Amateur film of girls playing netball.
Title number: 236
LSA ID: LSA/310
Description: A team of girls playing netball and walking across the court. The netball team sat in two rows with their ball and a silver trophy, a woman (their coach/teacher perhaps) joins them. The losing team sat in the same pose with a ball but no trophy! There follows some film of 'Summer Entertainment', free shows for the children's holidays held in July and August 1954, in Clapton Square Gardens on Lower Clapton Road in E5. The film shows scenes from the 'Grand Amateur Talent Contest'. A tuxedoed compere stands on stage with a pianist and grand piano, he is joined by a child act In front of the stage, sat on the grass are an audience of children and their parents.
Further information: This film was previously known by the title: [Sports day with Official Speech].
Keywords: Children (age group); Sports
Locations: United Kingdom; England; London; Hackney
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