• Short Summary

    SARAH CHURCHILL, 47-YEAR OLD DAUGHTER OF SIR WINSTON CHURCHILL, MARRIED 48-YEAR OLD LORD AUDLEY IN A TEN-MINUTE CIVIL CEREMONY IN THE BLUE ROOM OF THE ROCK HOTEL, GIBRALTAR, APRIL 16.

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    SARAH CHURCHILL, 47-YEAR OLD DAUGHTER OF SIR WINSTON CHURCHILL, MARRIED 48-YEAR OLD LORD AUDLEY IN A TEN-MINUTE CIVIL CEREMONY IN THE BLUE ROOM OF THE ROCK HOTEL, GIBRALTAR, APRIL 16. ONLY FIVE GUESTS WERE PRESENT AT THE CEREMONY. REPORTERS AND PHOTOGRAPHERS WERE INVITED TO A RECEPTION LATER.

    THE CEREMONY WAS PERFORMED BY MR. JOHN T. SUMMERFIELD, THE GIBRALTAR MARRIAGE REGISTRAR. THERE WERE TWO WITNESSES, MRS. DIANA CHURCHILL, THE BRIDE'S SISTER, FORMERLY THE WIFE OF MR. DUNCAN SANDYS, BRITAIN'S SECRETARY OF STATE FOR COMMONWEALTH RELATIONS, AND BRIGADIER JOHN WALDRON, A FRIEND OF LORD AUDLEY. THE BRIDE WORE A LIGHT BLUE WOOLLEN SUIT WITH MATCHING HANDBAG, WHITE GLOVES, PALE ALABASTER STONE SHOES AND A WHITE STRAW BRETON HAT.

    THIS WAS THE THIRD MARRIAGE FOR THE NEW LADY AUDLEY, HER FIRST, TO COMEDIAN VIC OLIVER WAS DISSOLVED. PHOTOGRAPHER ANTHONY BEAUCHAMP, HER SECOND HUSBAND, DIED. IT WAS LORD AUDLEY'S SECOND MARRIAGE. THEY MET ONLY FOUR MONTHS AGO - AT MARABELLA IN SPAIN, WHICH IS WHERE THEY ARE GOING TO MAKE THEIR HOME, BUT FIRST THEY WILL HONEYMOON IN MOROCCO.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA39KL3GKBP3T9GBXRB1388L8ZG
    Media URN:
    VLVA39KL3GKBP3T9GBXRB1388L8ZG
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    27/04/1962
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:55:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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