• Short Summary

    Queen and Prince Philip start their Royal Tour of the Channel Islands.

  • Description

    St. Helier, Jersey, Channel Islands.

    GV. Royal barge entering the harbour through lane of yachts. SV. Crowds on jetty. SV. Queen Elizabeth II steps ashore followed by Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh. The Queen shakes hands with Lieutenant Governor of Channel Islands, Admiral Sir Gresham Nicholson, and the Bailiff of the Channel Islands, Sir Alexander Coutanche. SV. Crowds watching. SV. Melodie Brown, daughter of a local carpenter curtsies before the Queen with bouquet. She curtsies, then walks up steps and presents the Queen with bouquet.

    GV. Jersey cattle being paraded at the Royal Jersey Horticultural Show. SV. Queen and Duke stepping down from dais to be presented with a Jersey cow named "Beauchamp Oxford Lady". SV. Queen and Duke standing beside the Jersey cow. CU. & SV. Jersey cow with Queen standing by.

    GV. The old people's home 'Victoria Cottage Homes'. SV. Queen talking to diamond wedding couples, she smiles at old man with beard. SV. Group of old ladies watching. SV. The old man with the beard overcome with excitement, as the Duke helps him to sit down in his chair.

    LV. The Queen and Duke walking past people lined up in grounds of Government House at a Garden Party. SV. Pan an official walks up to Queen and Duke to present a Jersey milk can on behalf of the inhabitants of the Island. The Queen accepts the milk can. SCU. The Queen and Duke with the Jersey milk can.

    (Rota Lav.) (Orig.C.)

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:05:40:00 / 01:07:00:00

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