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  • Short Summary

    Material relating to the newsreel story "Long Live The Queen" - 52/13

  • Description

    Selected originals (offcuts, selected scenes, out-takes, rushes) for story "Long Live The Queen" - 52/13.

    Extra material for Newsreel Story - some shots not used. Similar to 52/13 B.

    London Airport.

    Queen Elizabeth II returns to London and the Royal tour of Australia and New Zealand has been cancelled .

    Prime Minister Winston Churchill, Cabinet Ministers including Anthony Eden, Members of both Houses of Parliament waiting at airport. Also there is Earl Mountbatten (Lord Louis Mountbatten). Clement Attlee, Leader of the Opposition is also among those in the group as is the Duke of Gloucester.

    B.O.A.C. (BOAC - British Overseas Airways Corporation) Aircraft "Atlanta" arriving.

    Good shot of Queen Elizabeth II (formerly Princess Elizabeth) and Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh alighting from the plane. They shake hands with the various ministers and dignitaries. The Royal Party shake hands with the aircraft crew.

    --Spacing --

    Members of the waiting group climb into plane. Plane moves. More shots of the Queen and Prince Philip with dignitaries.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Unissued / unused
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:14:02:00 / 01:18:16:00
    52/13 D (Selected Originals)

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