Ulster Mirror. Programme 7

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Details

Location

Various

Year

1955

Source

BBC NI

Format

16mm, film

black and white

Length

14min 38sec

Silent

sound

Courtesy

BBC NI

Rights Holder

BBC NI

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Description

A locally made fortnightly magazine programme. This episode shows the opening of Stormont, Rathcoole estate (01:25), cross country championship, rugby and scenes in Derry (11:54).

Shot List

00:35 State opening of Stormont, gun salute. Governor Lord Wakehurst inspects Guard of Honour. 01:25 Rathcoole Estate, a Housing Trust estate. Children's birthday party, general views of estate including double decker bus, flats, new houses, interior living room, football game, opening of new Methodist church, doctor's surgery, old men playing draughts, women knitting. 06:32 Senior Cross Country Campionship of Northern Ireland at Dundonald. Eight-mile race. 09:00 Rugby International. Ireland v England at Lansdowne Road, Dublin. 11:54 Derry. Shipquay Street and Guildhall Square. Royal Marine Naval band marches before Guildhall. Mayor, crowds etc.

Credits

Film Cameraman - Douglas Wolfe; Film Editor - Valerie Best; Script and Producer - Harry Govan; Narrator - Patrick Brannigan; Effects recreated by - Davy Lamb; Remixer - Ian Burns; Restored by David Dillon

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