Tynwald Day - Ancient Ceremony of reading of Manx Laws at Douglas, Isle of Man. 1920s?
Procession into church - shots of men in British Army uniform walking single file toward an open Gothic church arch doorway; holding swords pointing upward in front of them. Soldiers standing to attention...
Acts do not become laws unless they were read aloud in English and Manx from Tynwald Hill.
The Isle of Man celebrates the opening of her parliament and the reading of the Island laws.
Ancient ceremony of reading the Manx Laws on Tynwald Day, Isle of Man.
Officials from Douglas, Isle of Man, proclaim Assembly of Parliament on Tynwald Day.
Wall of Death stunts, Tynwald Day in Isle of Man, Childrens' Day in Leeds.