• Short Summary

    Queen leaves from London Airport for her tour of Nigeria.

  • Description

    London Airport.

    GV. Plane standing on aerodrome. GV. Queen Elizabeth II emerging from terminal onto the aerodrome followed by Princess Anne and Prince Charles. Pan to see B.O.A.C. Argonaut Atlanta plane. WS. Royal party arrive at the aircraft steps. GV. Group of Nigerians waving. GV. Prince Philip shaking hands with officials before entering plane. CU. Small Nigerian boy waving. GV. Queen climbing steps to aircraft. SV. Prince Charles and Princes Anne following the Queen up the steps. WS. Royal party enters the plane GV. Two men watching. GV. The Royal plane. SV. Line of press photographers and spectators. GV. Queen Mother and the two children leaving the plane. SV. Children and Queen mother on their way down the steps. SCU. Queen Mother with two children and Princess Margaret descend the steps. Also with them Air Marshal Sir John D'Arbic, commandant of London Airport. SV. Queen and Prince Philip come out of doorway and wave. GV. Children and Princess Margaret make their way back across the tarmac. MS. Queen and Duke of Edinburgh waving. LV. Queen Mother with her arm round Prince Charles watching from one of the ramps. SV. Queen and Duke waving. Queen turns and walks into plane. SV. Crowd watching. GV. Plane engines starting up. SCU. Princess Anne making gestures with her hands, with Sir John trying to explain. CU. Queen and Duke inside plane looking out of port holes. CU. Pan, Princess Margaret and Queen Mother with arms round Prince Charles. GV. Plane taxiing away on tarmac.

    (Orig.Neg.) (Orig.F.) (Uncut Royal Rota P.)

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:47:10:00 / 01:49:09:00

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