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The film footage on this page is from the website of 'British Pathe', the world's leading multimedia resource, and one of the oldest media companies in the world with a history of producing cinema newsreels stretching back to 1902.

 

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To view the film clips listed below simply click on each photo or you can visit the website via the link included under each photo.
Please note: Links to films can sometimes be rather slow to load.

 

 

 WHIPPET RACING - England 1915

  http://www.britishpathe.com/video/whippet-racing/query/whippet

 

 

 

 

 

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        BRITAIN'S BEST WHIPPETS - 1925
Britain's best Whippets closely contest International Dog Trophy
won by Wales, Audenshaw, Manchester.

 http://www.britishpathe.com/video/britains-best-whippets/query/whippet

 

 

 

 

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WHIPPET RACING Dublin 1941
Local coal miners take their Whippets out for some racing.

 

 http://www.britishpathe.com/video/whippet-racing-dublin-issue/query/whippets

 

 

 

 

 

 

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 WHIPPET RACING IRELAND - 1921
Whippet Racing at Shelbourne Park. The "poor man's race horse" gives good sport.

http://www.britishpathe.com/video/whippet-racing-ireland/query/whippets

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