Film ID:
YFA 2446

CRICKET AND SPEEDWAY AT SHEFFIELD

1938

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Description

Made by an amateur filmmaker based in Sheffield, this film features footage of a cricket match and sporting event.

The film opens with a little girl running around in a field. This is followed brief scenes of a cricket match. Long panning shots capture some of the sporting action.

The next sequence shows the popular sporting event. Before the race, some of the riders stand by their motorbikes. Following this is extensive footage of the races taken from the stands. Many people have turned out to watch the event, and there are good views of the speedway motorcycle race in Sheffield.