• Short Summary

    Princess Margaret flies from London Airport on the start of her East African Tour.

  • Description

    London Airport.

    GV. Royal party walking out to B.O.A.C. Argonaut Ajax. SV. Towards, Princess Margaret with three men walking towards plane. GV. Plane and a party standing near it. SCU. The Queen Mother with Princess Margaret talking to an official. SV. Princess Margaret shaking hands with various people and she kisses an old lady. GV. Queen Mother starts to go up steps followed by Princess Margaret. SV. Queen Mother enters the plane followed by Princess Margaret. SV. Air crew looking on. SV. Queen Mother saying goodbye to Princess Margaret in the doorway and she turns and starts to come out. LV. Crowds on roof at airport waving. SV. The Princess stands in the doorway of the aircraft and waves. SV. The Queen Mother with two men waving from a doorway (one of them is probably Air Marshal, Sir John D'Albiac, but not sure) GV. Plane starts to move. SV. Princess Margaret at the window waving. GV. Plane taxis towards runway.

    (Neg & Lavender.) (Title Scene "D") (Orig F)

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    603.36
    Media URN:
    32238
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    24/09/1956
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:08:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:49:53:00 / 01:51:01:00
    Canister:
    56/77

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