• Short Summary

    CROWN PRINCE HARALD OF NORWAY AND HIS WIFE, PRINCESS SONJA, TODAY (1 SEPTEMBER) OPENED A SPORTS CENTRE FOR NORWEGIAN SAILORS AT BARKING, ESSEX, ENGLAND.

  • Description

    1.
    GV EXT. SPORTS CENTRE
    0.03

    2.
    SCU SIGN
    0.08

    3.
    SV FLAG-BEARERS
    0.10

    4.
    GV GREETING AND PRESENTATION OF FLOWERS TO PRINCESS SONJA BY CHRISTN WIGGEN
    0.20

    5.
    SCU CHRISTN WIGGEN
    0.24

    6.
    SV PRINCE & PRINCESS SEATED (2 SHOTS)
    0.35

    7.
    GV PAN. SPORTS CENTRE
    0.41

    8.
    GV CROWD
    0.44

    9.
    SV PRINCE UNVEILS PLAQUE
    0.51

    10.
    CU PLAQUE
    0.54

    11.
    GV PRINCE & PRINCESS WATCHING FOOTBALL MATCH
    0.59



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    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: CROWN PRINCE HARALD OF NORWAY AND HIS WIFE, PRINCESS SONJA, TODAY (1 SEPTEMBER) OPENED A SPORTS CENTRE FOR NORWEGIAN SAILORS AT BARKING, ESSEX, ENGLAND.

    THEY WERE GREETED ON ARRIVAL BY THREE-YEAR-OLD CHRISTN WIGGEN, OF OSLO, WHO PRESENTED PRINCESS SONJA WITH A BOUQUET.

    THE PRINCE THEN UNVEILED A PLAQUE IN MEMORY OF HIS GRANDFATHER, KING HAAKON VII OF NORWAY, BEFORE WATCHING A FOOTBALL MATCH PLAYED BETWEEN TEAMS COMPOSED OF THE CREWS OF FOUR NORWEGIAN SHIPS THAT ARE AT PRESENT DOCKED AT LONDON.

    THOUGH THE CENTRE IS INTENDED PRIMARILY FOR USE BY NORWEGIAN SEAMEN WHOSE SHIPS HAVE PUT INTO BRITISH PORTS, SAILORS FROM OTHER NATIONS MAY USE IT AS WELL.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA3NWKLIOPOXJJ7Z7FZLCEF86EB
    Media URN:
    VLVA3NWKLIOPOXJJ7Z7FZLCEF86EB
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    01/09/1969
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MP4
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:05:03:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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