• Short Summary

    Queen and Duke of Edinburgh tour Lancashire.

  • Description

    Lancashire, various.

    LV. Queen Elizabeth II arriving at Morecambe station and being greeted by Lord Lieutenant of Lancashire, Lord Derby. SCU. Queen walks over to meet the Mayor of Morecambe Councillor Bryce Clegg, Duke of Edinburgh does likewise. SV. VIP's watching. SCU. Pan, Queen and Mayor walking along platform, Queen smiles to engine driver. SV. Crowd. & SCU. SCU. Queen signing visitors book. SV. Crowd. SV. Queen and Prince Philip leaving by car for Lancaster. GV. Crowds outside Lancaster Town Hall. Angle shot, Town Hall. LV. Crowds outside hall as queen comes out. SV. Queen leaving Town Hall with the Mayor, Councillor Bert Scott, Queen waves to crowd. SV. Queen and Mayor Scott walking down steps. SV. Queen's car driving up. GV. Queen's car driving through crowds en route to Lancaster Castle. SV. Crowd cheering. SV. Constable of the castle, Earl of Sefton presenting the key to the Queen, & SCU. Duke looking interested. LV. Duke turning the key over. Angle shot, Lancaster castle. SV. Queen and Duke meeting tenants of the Duchy. GV. Pan, crowd at Preston. SV. Mayor, Councillor Gray escorting the Queen from the platform. SV. Pan, cheering crowd. LV. Royal party at Lancashire Constabulary at Hutton. SCU. Queen meeting policemen in front of Frogman Tank. SV. Cars skidding on the skid. SV. Queen and Duke watching. SV. Cars skidding on skid pan. LV. Queen and Duke on balcony at Southport, pan to cheering crowds. CU. Queen and Duke waving. CU. Disabled child waving. SV. Queen leaving, escorted by the Mayor, Alderman Mrs Edith Smith. GV. Blackpool. Huge crowd in front of illuminations (night shots). SV. Front of theatre, pan up to sign "Royal Performance". SV. Queen arriving and walking into theatre, she is wearing long white dress. SV. Queen walking into theatre escorted by Lord Lieutenant who presents the Mayor, Alderman Will Ogden and the Mayoress. Angle shot, exterior of opera house at night. SV. Royal party entering Royal box. SCU. Queen taking her seat and acknowledging applause. LV. Queen taking her seat. SCU. Queen smiling as light go out.

    GV. Surging crowd outside theatre at night. SV. Police holding back crowd as first aid men attend to casualties. SV. After performance the Queen greeting radio and TV star Alma Cogan watched by band leader Jack Hylton. SCU. Queen and Duke meeting comedian Arthur Askey. LV. Car arriving at Darwenn (the next day). CU. Children cheering. SCU. Queen Elizabeth II and Duke of Edinburgh meeting the Mayor, Mr Norman Briggs, his wife and Town Clark. SV. Crowd. SV. Queen waving from dais. LV. Children cheering and waving flags. LV. Car arriving at Blackburn town hall. SV. Guard of Honour, 4th Battalion, the East Lancashire Regiment, presenting arms. SV. Queen taking salute. SV. Queen walking forward to inspect Guard of Honour. SV. Crowd. SV. Towards, Queen inspecting guard of honour. LV. Crowd. SV. Towards, Queen inspecting Guard of Honour. Angle shot, Town Hall. SCU. Queen standing with Mayor. GV. Interior, Mullards factory at Blackburn. SCU. Queen looking at man working, & CU. SV. Prince Philip in another part of the factory watching men at work. SCU. Queen looking interested at men working. LV. Crowd. SV. Queen's car leaving, en route to Burnley. CU. Mullards Girls. GV. Royal party arriving at Town Hall, Burnley. LV. Cheering crowd. SCU. The Mayor, Alderman J. Herbert, escorting Queen and Duke to balcony of Town Hall, & LV. SV. Crowd cheering. LV. Mayor escorting Queen down steps, & CU. SV. As car arrives. Crowd cheering as they leave. LV. Interior of Malvern Mill of Pollard Ltd. in Nelson. Queen walking through. SV. Mills working. SCU. Queen interested in machine. CU. Machine. SCU. Queen bending down to look at an operator on another machine. CU. Queen looking at another machine, pan to operator. SV. Queen bends to study another process.

    (Lav.) (Orig "I")

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    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:37:33:00 / 01:43:03:00

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