Super 8 Stories: Irish Cup Final 1952

Details

Location

Belfast, Newtownards

Year

1952

Source

BBC NI

Format

Super 8

colour

Length

03min 57sec

Silent

sound

Courtesy

BBC NI, Doubleband Films, John Martin

Rights Holder

Doubleband Films, John Martin

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Description

The Irish Cup Final of 1952 between Ards and Glentoran with footage of the Ards fans leaving Newtownards and heading to the match, excellent footage from the match itself and the Ards team's triumphant return to Newtownards with the cup. Interviewed for the story are fan and follower, John Martin, and ex-Ards player, Tommy Walker. This clip appeared in Series 1, Programme 4 of Super 8 Stories.

Shot List

Ards supporters leaving Newtownards in buses to go the Cup Final. Marching bands and players of Ards and Glentoran running onto pitch. Scenes from the match. Ards player, Tommy Walker, injured by side of pitch. Presentation of the cup to Ards captain. Team return to tour Newtownards with the cup.

Credits

Narrator - Maire Jones; Camera - Michael Quinn; Sound - Sion Kerr, Gregg Bailey; Music Consultants - Jim Meredith, Ralph McLean; Production Accountant - Anne Hegarty; Production Assistant - Tammy Moore; Graphic - Alan Perry; Dubbing - One Zero Zero; Online Editor - Johnathan Fetherstone; Researcher - Ronan Feely; Archivist - Evan Marshall; Assistant Producer - Jenny Waugh; Executive Producers - Deirdre Devlin, Michael Hewitt; Editors - Greg Darby, Henry Wood; Producer - Diarmuid Lavery; Director - Brian Henry Martin

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