Standard of Honour is presented in recognition that Hertford has been royal manor since 1304.
Item title reads - Ancient and Royal York Herald, on behalf of Earl Marshal, presents Standard of Honour in token of fact that Hertford has been a royal manor since 1304. Hertfordshire.
M/S as policemen and city elders in robes walk along the lane. M/S of a big table covered in a Union Jack with officials stood on a platform. M/S as a man carries the Standard down to the table. M/S as he reads from a scroll. M/S as he rolls it up and hands it over to a man who bows. He then reads something else from a piece of paper and hands the scroll over. M/S as another soldier hands him the Standard. M/S of the flag spread out, it has a stag on one corner. L/S as the camera pans across the crowds who applaud.