The ancient ceremony of dissolving Parliament takes place outside the Houses of Parliament, London.
Houses of Parliament, London.
Full titles read: "BY THE KING A PROCLAMATION ! - City workers hear the City Remembrancer - according to ancient custom - from steps of the Royal Exchange, read Royal Proclamation, dissolving Parliament."
L/S of the Remembrancer (he wears a wig and traditional regal costume) walking with Policeman in a very wet looking London Street. M/S of the Remembrancer issuing the proclamation from scroll.