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  • Short Summary

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

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    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.

    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.

    B.O.A.C. (BOAC - British Overseas Airways Corporation) Aircraft "Atlanta" arriving, Queen (formerly Princess Elizabeth) and Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh with alighting shaking hands with ministers.

    Duke of Gloucester and Earl Mountbatten of Burma and ministers. Churchill and Attlee chatting alone. Various dignitaries waiting for the plane to arrive.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Unissued / unused
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:08:14:00 / 01:11:19:00
    52/13 B (Selected Originals)

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