• Short Summary

    Astronaut Frank Borman receives warm welcome on visit to London.

  • Description

    No titles. Astronaut Frank Borman visits Britain.

    London.

    Exterior shot of Ministry of Technology at Millbank. Pan down to astronaut and air force pilot Colonel Borman and the Minister of Technology, Anthony Wedgwood Benn - aka Tony Benn - standing on pavement. Several shots of Borman holding model of moon landing craft and showing it to Mr Benn while press photographers take pictures.

    General view of Lancaster House. Interior shot showing people going up stairway; pan up to decorated ceiling. Several shots of Borman standing with Foreign Secretary Michael Stewart and His Excellency the Honourable David Bruce, American Ambassador in Britain and shaking hands.

    Panning shot of Borman's car arriving at Downing Street. General view of crowd of people watching his arrival. Borman's wife steps out of car followed by Borman. Several shots of Borman waving to crowd and walking over to talk to people and shake hands - he is surrounded by pressmen. He then walks up the steps to No. 10 Downing Street and going inside.

    Various interior shots at No. 10 show Borman, his wife and two sons, Frederick and Edwin with Prime Minister Harold Wilson and his wife.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    2091.25
    Media URN:
    57095
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    06/02/1969
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:17:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:36:54:00 / 01:39:11:00
    Canister:
    69/12

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