Liverpool Civic Week is inaugurated and the King's Regiment receives new Colours.
Item title reads - "Civic pride is good citizenship". Liverpool Civic Week inaugurated. (Lancashire, Merseyside).
Low angle L/S of the Lord Mayor, Margaret Bevan, reading on a balcony, other officials stand around her. M/S profile of her on the balcony. L/S as the camera pans across the huge crowds gathered for the event.
Intertitle - 'New Colours for the King's (Liverpool) Regiment.'
L/S as military personnel walk across a field. Various shots of the regiment marching along while others stand to attention. Various shots of clergymen blessing the Colours which are draped on a drum. M/S as new Colours are presented to the soldiers. M/S as they walk back across the field. M/S as the regiment marches across the field carrying the Colours.