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  • Short Summary

    Queen and Duke ascend plane, Queen Mother, Margaret and Armstrong-Jones on roof.

  • Description

    London airport.

    Newspaper cutting on file.

    LS Queen's car arrives at airport building. MS Queen Elizabeth II and Duke of Edinburgh Prince Philip enter airport building with officials. LS MS crowds waiting to see Queen. CU newsreel cameraman panning his camera. Various LSs as Queen, Duke, Queen Mother Elizabeth, Princess Margaret and Anthony Armstrong-Jones (later Lord Snowdon) with officials emerge from airport building and walk across tarmac towards plane. LSs of the Queen and Duke as they say goodbye to members of the cabinet, including Mr Macmillan. MS crowd. LS Queen and Duke and members of the royal family ascend steps into plane for private goodbyes. MS nose of Britannia plane, with Royal Standard flying. LS Queen Mother, Princess Margaret and Armstrong-Jones emerge from plane. LSs as royal party and cabinet ministers, including Mr Macmillan, walk away from plane across tarmac. LS Queen Mother, Princess Margaret and Armstrong-Jones on roof of airport building, look towards plane. LS of the royal party on airport roof. LS Princess Margaret waving and the others do likewise. LS of the Britannia taxiing from right to left and then left to right.

    Mute Eastmancolor

    Note: screen occasionally flicks.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:13:35:00 / 01:16:55:00
    UN 3456 A

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