Various shots of army officers and dignitaries standing around before the ceremony to open the Olympic centres at Uxbridge and West Drayton. Speaker introduces the Under Secretary for Air, Geoffrey De Freitas. Close up of Mr De Freitas speaking, and apologising first of all for the Secretary of Air...more
The Procession by King George V and Queen Mary from Buckingham Palace to Westminster.
Prince of Wales attends as Tommy Armour wins the Open at Carnoustie.
Walter Hagen wins the British Open Golf Championship for the third time and is congratulated by the Duke of Windsor.
Edward Cooper plays piano and sings "Song of the Open Country".
Fellowship of Hair Artists' Open British Championship - some quintessentially sixties styles!
Shots of the Chamber of the House of Lords following the State Opening Of Parliament.
Shots of the state opening of Parliament in progress.
Footage of royal procession heading toward the Houses of Parliament for State Opening.