Queen Elizabeth II and other Royals attend dedication of OBE Chapel in St. Paul's Cathedral.
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Queen Elizabeth II attends dedication of OBE Chapel. St. Paul's Cathedral. London.
Various shots as Princess Marina, Duchess of Kent, and Princess Alice, Duchess of Gloucester, are escorted from their car under umbrellas and up steps. Various shots as royal car arrives. Various shots as Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, (both in robes) alight from car and walk up steps to Cathedral, they are greeted by the Chapter.
Various shots as Queen and Duke leave Cathedral, say their goodbyes to the Chapter and walk to car, pan to onlookers waving as car leaves. Various shots as the Duchesses of Gloucester and Kent leave. MS section of crowd wearing mackintoshes and sheltering under umbrellas. Various exterior shots St. Paul's Cathedral, pan down to show people walking by, and buses and traffic driving past. LS sightseers on steps of St. Paul's. MS as Duchess of Gloucester and Duchess of Kent pass camera. Various shots of procession including Queen and Duke down nave. LS interior part of St. Paul's. MS part of the congregation in the new Chapel, with television screen in background.
Back view of the congregation in new Chapel showing the altar at far end. LS Gentlemen-at Arms in procession up nave. Various shots of the procession Queen shakes hands with man, also present is Dean of St Paul's The Very Reverend Walter Robert Mathews. MS as Queen speaks to Duchesses of Kent and Gloucester, then resumes her position in procession. Interior shot of Cathedral with people standing about awaiting arrival of procession. Various shots of procession of Knights and Dames of the Grand Cross of the OBE. Interior of the new Chapel showing altar with stained glass windows in background. CU iron framework holding candles. Various shots Queen and Duke in procession in new Chapel. MS showing iron framework grills with panels depicting Sovereigns of the Order. MS Standard on wall.