Princess Elizabeth tours Sussex - visits Hastings, Brighton, Lewes & Hove.
This is the short version of the newsreel story. Long version can be found on the same tape - Film ID 1457.07.
GV. Hastings. MV. Castle. MV. Towards, Princess Elizabeth (later Queen Elizabeth II) and Mayor of Hastings walking through castle grounds. SV. People waving. SV. Top view. pan, Princess and Mayor walking in grounds. SV. Local fishermen lined up for presentation. CU. Pan, fishermen. SV. Princess shaking hands with fishermen, SCU. CU Fisherman looking on. CU. Mr Harffey presenting Princess with gold and pearl brooch bearing the emblem of the Winkle Club. CU. Brooch.
GV. County cricket ground, Hastings. SV. Girl Guides waiting for Princess Elizabeth's arrival. SCU. Sea Guides. GV. Princess with Mayor of Hastings walking through lines of children who are scattering rose petals. CU. Pan, two little girls carrying posies waiting for Princess. SV. Princess with Mayor walking past children. CU. Small girl holding posy. MV. School children watching. LV. Princess on platform about to speak. SV. Children watching. Princess speaking (natural sound). Talks about children as future, responsible for heritage. GV. Crowd on ground cheering after the speech.
Princess shaking hands with people at Lewes, accompanied by Mayor of Lewes. SCU. Princess talking to scouts, Mayor behind her.
MV. Nurses of Courtlands Recovery Hospital, Worthing, waiting for arrival or Princess Elizabeth. MV. Royal car driving through lane of nurses. CU. Children waving from wall. CU Princess Elizabeth being presented with bouquet. Small disabled girl patient looking through opera type binoculars. SV. Princess chatting to disabled man. SV. Nurses applauding. SV. Princess driving to Town Hall. CU. Small boy in crowd. LV. Princess arriving at Worthing Town Hall. SV. Crowd. SV. Princess and Mayor walking past Guard of Honour to Town Hall steps. CU. Schoolboys in crowd. SV. Princess Elizabeth searching for money to buy flag form a woman seller.