• Short Summary

    QUEEN ELIZABETH THE QUEEN MOTHER LEFT KINGSTON, JAMAICA YESTERDAY (FRIDAY) IN THE ROYAL YACHT BRITANNIA ON A CARIBBEAN CRUISE.

  • Description

    1.
    GV WAITING CROWD
    0.06

    2.
    LV LAUNCH ARRIVES
    0.14

    3.
    SV GOVERNOR-GENERAL SIR CLIFFORD CAMPBELL AND WIFE WAIT.
    0.17

    4.
    SV BOAT TIES UP.
    0.32

    5.
    LV CROWD
    0.35

    6.
    SV PAN QUEEN MOTHER WITH SIR CLIFFORD WALK TO MEET DIGNITARIES.
    0.45

    7.
    SV QUEEN MOTHER MEETS OFFICERS
    0.50

    8.
    SV CROWD WAITS
    0.53

    9.
    BV QUEEN MOTHER WAVES TO CROWD
    0.55

    10.
    LV CROWD
    0.58

    11.
    SV QUEEN MOTHER ENTERS CAR WITH SIR CLIFFORD
    1.06

    12.
    SV PAN CAR MOVES AWAY
    1.17

    13.
    GV CAR LEAVES HARBOUR
    1.22



    Initials JRG/S/RM/BB



    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: QUEEN ELIZABETH THE QUEEN MOTHER LEFT KINGSTON, JAMAICA YESTERDAY (FRIDAY) IN THE ROYAL YACHT BRITANNIA ON A CARIBBEAN CRUISE. SHE SPENT THE NIGHT ABOARD THE YACHT AFTER ARRIVING BY AIR TO CONVALESCE AFTER HER APPENDICITIS OPERATION.

    FORMALITIES HAVE BEEN REDUCED TO A MINIMUM TO GIVE HER AS MICH REST AS POSSIBLE. HER ONLY ENGAGEMENT AT KINGSTON WAS A 20-MINUTE VISIT TO KING'S HOUSE, RESIDENCE OF THE GOVERNOR-GENERAL, SIR CLIFFORD CAMPBELL.

    SIR CLIFFORD GREETED THE QUEEN MOTHER AS SHE STEPPED ASHORE FROM A LAUNCH FROM THE BRITANNIA. AFTER THE FORMAL WELCOME AND A WAVE TO THE AWAITING CROWD, THE QUEEN MOTHER AND THE GOVERNOR-GENERAL DROVE TO HIS OFFICIAL RESIDENCE.

    THE CRUISE INCLUDES VISITS TO ANTIGUA, THE VIRGIN ISLANDS, MONTSERRAT AND OTHER WEST INDIAN ISLANDS TRADITIONALLY CONNECTED WITH BRITANNIA. IT IS TO LAST ABOUT THREE WEEKS.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVACN3VGTEYO3IX8CSKRLT445GPP
    Media URN:
    VLVACN3VGTEYO3IX8CSKRLT445GPP
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    14/03/1964
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:22:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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