• Short Summary

    Queen Mother at Royal Caledonian School, and Princess Margaret at Dockland settlement.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Royal news.

    Bushey, Hertfordshire. L/S Royal Caledonian Schools. Various shots of the Coats of Arms of the different clans. M/S Queen Elizabeth the Queen Mother walking along to open the new Hall of the Clans. Various shots of Scottish pipers. M/S as she watches them. M/S Scottish dancers performing sword dance. M/S crowd watching. M/S man presenting Queen Mother with decanter and glasses.

    Intertitle - 'London'.

    M/S Dockland settlement building at Hainault. M/S sign 'Dockland Settlement'. M/S Princess Margaret arriving and shaking hands with the Mayor. C/U the Princess. Interior L/S room full of young people. M/S Princess Margaret talking with them. M/S's two girls dancing. Various shots people dancing. M/S Princess Margaret being escorted by Mr Brigg and Mr Coates, they pause to look at some children painting. Various shots of the children. C/U Princess. M/S boys weight lifting. M/S as Roland Summers puts down his weights and is introduced to the Princess. C/U Princess talking to Roland. M/S girls watching. M/S Roy Jackson working out on punch ball. C/U Princess.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:34:37:00 / 01:36:20:00

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