• Short Summary

    The Queen visits hospital and a school for disabled children in Nottinghamshire.

  • Description

    Title reads: "East Retford". Part of 'Royalty In The News".

    East Retford, Nottinghamshire.

    SV Queen Elizabeth (later Queen Mother) talking to small girl patient in bed in open-air in front of Harlow Wood Orthopaedic Hospital. LV Queen talking to patients in bed. SV Queen talking to small boy patient with covering over legs. MV Nurse in swimming costume holding young child to exercise in swimming pool. SV Queen standing on side of swimming bath looking at small patient having treatment in bath - the child is suffering from Infantile Paralysis. LV Queen watching with Duchess of Portland (Ivy Gordon-Lennox) exercises from trapeze having over bath. SV Queen looking at small patient being held in bath.

    GV Exterior Queen on dais addressing patients and nurses at Hesley Hall. SV Pan small disabled child being wheeled in pushchair to Queen to present bouquet. Side view nurses with patients watching. SV Queen talking to small boy patient in wheelchair. LS Queen talking to disabled children. GV Mass of children seated on lawn. SV Queen with officials waving.

    (Lav.) (Orig. G.) Selected originals exist for this item - see other records.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    hd format:
    HD at Filmfinity
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:45:00 / 01:01:39:00

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