• Short Summary

    Matthews is knighted, athletes Ann Packer, Robbie Brightwell and Mary Rand get MBEs.

  • Description

    Title reads: "Queen honours Sport".

    Buckingham Palace, London.

    Footballer Stanley Matthews knighted. L/S Buckingham Palace. L/S forecourt of the Palace - people at investiture mill about. M/S Sir Stanley Matthews with his family. C/U Sir Stanley. M/S athletes Ann Packer, Robbie Brightwell and Mary Rand (aka Mary Bignal ?) holding their MBE insignias. M/S Ann and Robbie pan to Mary Rand. C/U the three insignias. M/S Sir Stanley shaking hands with Mary Rand, Ann Packer and Robbie Brightwell. C/U the group. M/S Mary and Sir Stanley. Crowd in the forecourt. M/S pressmen. C/U Ann Packer and Robbie Brightwell. C/U ditto. C/U Sir Stanley and his wife. C/U ditto. C/U pressmen. C/U Sir Stanley getting into car. C/U Sir Stanley signing autograph. Panning shot the car moving off.

    Note: investiture programme on file.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1794.21
    Media URN:
    55283
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    25/02/1965
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:20:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:40:16:00 / 01:41:36:00
    Canister:
    65/17

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