• Short Summary

    Prince Charles starts at his new school - Cheam School, Headley.

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    Cheam School, Headley, Berkshire.

    GV. Cheam school, Headley - Prince Charles' new school. SV. Parent shaking hands with Mr Beck the Headmaster. Son standing alongside holding small suitcase. LV. Entrance of Cheam school with cars arriving. SV. Pan, boy running in carrying his tuck box. AS. Master checking boys arriving. SV. Pan as another boy arrives carrying box containing sailing boat. SV. Another boy saying goodbye to his parents. Boy kisses his father and his sister. AS. Master checking names. SV. Interior of school with two boys at table with sailing boats. SV. Pan, small boy running into classroom carrying model aeroplane and bags his desk by the window, he opens desk and puts model aeroplane in it. CU. Boy picks out model pistol then looks in his desk for book, he closes desk and sits down to read the book. SV. Four boys walking along grass verge with the leading boy winding up model aeroplane. He throws it in the air for flight, all the boys start to run back for it and the boy who threw the model into the air turns a somersault on the grass.

    LV. Policeman standing round the bushes waiting for royal car to arrive. SV. Three boys waiting for the arrival of Prince Charles. CU. Boy with freckled face. LV. Royal car arriving with Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh driving. LV. Group of boys watching from the entrance. SV. Queen Elizabeth II steps out of car and shakes hands with Headmaster Mr Beck. Prince Charles steps out and shakes hands with Headmaster. Queen and Prince Charles walk forward, Queen shaking hands with Mrs Beck, wife of the Headmaster, and she shakes hands with Prince Charles. Mrs Beck shakes hands with the Duke and the Duke shakes hands with Mr Beck. The royal party then walk up the steps to the entrance. They turn round to be photographed. CU. Prince Charles smiling, he looks up at his mother. SV. Two masters carrying Prince Charles' trunk from the car. CU. Name on trunk HRH Prince Charles. SV. Prince Charles, Queen and Duke turn to walk into the entrance of the school followed by Mr & Mrs Beck.

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    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:47:20:00 / 01:49:37:00

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