• Short Summary

    Britain's Duke of Edinburgh and Princess Anne on Wednesday (30 August) hosted a reception in Munich for Commonwealth competitors at the 1972 Olympic Games.

  • Description

    1.
    SV Princess Anne and Duke of Edinburgh arrive and greeted by Sir Alexander Ross (Chairman Commonwealth Games Federation) and others.
    0.18

    2.
    MV Princess Anne with athletes. (3 shots)
    0.37

    3.
    MV Duke of Edinburgh with athletes.
    0.50

    4.
    CU Princess Anne receives badge.
    1.01

    5.
    SV Sign "Lesotho" ZOOM OUT to show empty seats.
    1.04

    6.
    SV Another sign with a few competitors below.
    1.05

    7.
    MV Duke of Edinburgh with British team.
    1.14



    Initials DME/VS 0.14 DME/VS 0.24


    TELERECORDING

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    Background: Britain's Duke of Edinburgh and Princess Anne on Wednesday (30 August) hosted a reception in Munich for Commonwealth competitors at the 1972 Olympic Games.

    Originally Queen Elizabeth was to have hosted the reception, but she has cancelled her visit to the Olympics because of the death on Monday of Prince William of Gloucester.

    Not all Commonwealth competitors were able to attend the reception because it came in the middle of the first week of competitions, and many of the athletes were either taking part in events, or doing their final training. However, most countries were represented.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVADF7YDBS236TY3CWKTEMRUBU0S
    Media URN:
    VLVADF7YDBS236TY3CWKTEMRUBU0S
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    30/08/1972
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:14:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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