• Short Summary

    The Queen attends the Royal International Horse Show at White City. London.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Royal International Horse Show.

    White City. London.

    Various shots of Princess Alexandra and her husband the Honourable Angus Ogilvy being greeted on arrival. M/S as Princess Margaret is greeted as she gets out of her car. M/S crowd watching. C/U pan Lord Snowdon (Anthony Armstrong-Jones) and Princess walking to entrance. M/S as Marion Coakes, 18 years old farmer's daughter, completes her faultless round in 36.4 seconds to win the Queen Elizabeth Cup. C/U horse 'Stoller', pan up to Marion. M/S 'Stoller' with Marion Coakes riding the lap of honour. M/S of Queen Elizabeth II stepping out of her car and being greeted by the Duke of Beaufort. M/S as Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, shakes hands with Beaufort. M/S as Queen waves to crowd as she enters. C/U King George V Trophy. M/S jumping in progress for the trophy. Pan with David Broome riding 'Bess'.

    Various shots of 'Beethoven' ridden by Douglas Bunn jumping the fences. The horse decides to do a little dance with his hind legs after making clear round. Various shots jumping in progress. M/S pan 'Bally Blak' ridden by Major D'Inzeo of Italy, he makes two jumps. L/S as the horse crashes into the fence and he falls. Various shots as another horse takes the jumps. Various shots Douglas Bunn riding again. C/U 'Fortun' ridden by Hans G. Winkler of Germany. M/S Queen in the Royal Box looking at the King George V trophy. M/S's Winkler making two jumps on his way for a clear round in 41 seconds. M/S as Winkler makes jump to win the King George V trophy. M/S of the Queen presenting the trophy to Winkler in Royal Box. C/U Queen talking to Winkler. M/S as Winkler bows to the Queen and then walks down steps.

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    Film ID:
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    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:47:00:00 / 01:49:59:00

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