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  • Short Summary

    Queen visits BBC television centre at White City, London.

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    White City, London.

    Elevated shot of studio floor at work at BBC studio, White City, London. MS. Technicians at control desk. Various elevated shots of studio floor at work on children's programme "Crackerjack". LS. to MS. Rolls Royce pulls up at front of the centre. Chairman of Board of Governors Sir Arthur Fforde and Hugh Carleton Greene step forward to greet Queen Elizabeth II. LS. Queen looking up outside the building. LS. From ground, to Queen as she walks around balcony at top of building. Various shots of Queen as she looks at the wardrobe workroom. She is shown around by Miss Bradnock the makeup and wardrobe manager. Various shots of the girls sewing in wardrobe workroom. Various shots of the BBC building, White City. Various shots of scenery being painted in art department. Various shots of the Queen in the art department. LS. Pan as Queen walks down aisle through children audience onto the stage of "Crackerjack". MS. She shakes hands with cast of show including Harry Secombe. MS. Queen receiving two presents from Eamonn Andrews for her children. They are taken from the pile of prizes used in the programme. MS. Queen shakes hands with cameraman as he is seated on camera. Various shots of the Queen wandering around set of the show. MS. Children in audience applauding. CU. Harry Secombe.


    Date found in the old record - 02/11/1961.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:13:14:00 / 01:17:50:00
    UN 3553 F

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