Queen Elizabeth II opens road tunnel under the River Tyne.
No title. Queen Elizabeth II opens new Tyne tunnel, Tyneside, Tyne and Wear.
L/S River Tyne. L/S access road to the new tunnel. L/S toll gates. L/S tunnel entrance. Angle shot lights in the tunnel.
M/S dignitaries waiting for the Queen in pouring rain. C/U MP Barbara Castle. L/S Queen walking towards the camera, she is greeted by Barbara Castle. C/U Queen. C/U Duke of Edinburgh (Prince Philip). L/S Queen and Duke along line shake hands. C/U Guard of Honour mounted by the Northumberland Fusiliers, pan to Queen inspecting the troops. M/S crowd of kids waving. C/U ditto.
Panning shot Queen in car driving to tunnel. Travel shot wall of tunnel. Travel shot through tunnel.