• Short Summary

    PRINCE CHARLES, HEIR TO THE BRITISH THRONE, LEFT LONDON TODAY (28 JAN) FOR AUSTRALIA WHERE HE IS TO ATTEND A GRAMMAR SCHOOL FOR ONE TERM.

  • Description

    PRINCE CHARLES, HEIR TO THE BRITISH THRONE, LEFT LONDON TODAY (28 JAN) FOR AUSTRALIA WHERE HE IS TO ATTEND A GRAMMAR SCHOOL FOR ONE TERM.

    THE PRINCE WAS SEEN OFF ON HIS 12,000-MILE (19,000KMS) TRIP BY HIS FATHER, THE DUKE OF EDINBURGH, AND HIS SISTER, PRINCESS ANNE. QUEEN ELIZABETH BADE FAREWELL TO HER ELDEST SON AT BUCKINGHAM PALACE BEFORE HE LEFT FOR THE AIRPORT.

    IN AUSTRALIA, PRINCE CHARLES WILL SPEND A THREE-AND-A-HALF MONTH TERM AT TIMBERTOP, A BRANCH OF GEELONG GRAMMAR SCHOOL, ONE OF THE COMMONWEALTH COUNTRY'S TOP PRIVATE SCHOOLS.

    THE BOEING 707 JET WILL STOP AT NEW YORK, SAN FRANCISCO, HONOLULU AND FIJI, ARRIVING AT SYDNEY ON SUNDAY 30 JAN).

    PRINCE CHARLES' STAY AT TIMBERTOP IS AN EXCHANGE WITH AN AUSTRALIAN PUPIL WHO HAS ALREADY ARRIVED IN BRITAIN TO ATTEND THE PRINCE'S SCHOOL -- GORDONSTOUN.

    THE QUEEN AND THE DUKE OF EDINBURGH THEMSELVES LEAVE LONDON NEXT TUESDAY (1 FEB) FOR A FIVE-WEEK TOUR OF THE CARIBBEAN.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA5A54BI5Q97P6LXOPBNC632WIV
    Media URN:
    VLVA5A54BI5Q97P6LXOPBNC632WIV
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    28/01/1966
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:52:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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