• Short Summary

    King and Queen of Greece arrive to London for controversial State visit to Great Britain.

  • Description

    London.

    GV. Zoom in, the Queen Elizabeth II and Princess Margaret walking onto platform at Victoria Station, London. SV. Pan, Foreign Secretary Lord Home, Britain's Prime Minster Mr Harold Macmillan and Earl Alexander. SV. Queen and Princess Margaret chatting to other members of royal family. GV. Train drawing in. SCU. Princess Marina, Princess Margaret, Princess Alexandra and Lord Snowdon, Princess Margaret's husband. SV. King Paul of Greece stepping off train, kisses the Queen. Queen Frederika of Greece kisses the Queen, and then King Paul kisses Princess Margaret. SV. Members of the royal family. SV. King Paul shakes hands with Earl Alexander, with Mr Macmillan, with Lord Home, and is followed by Queen Frederika who is also shaking their hands. SV. King Paul and the Queen as they walk towards the exit, pan back to show Prince Philip Duke of Edinburgh walking with Queen Frederika. GV. The State Coach drawing up outside station. SV. Queen getting into coach followed by King Paul. SCU. People watching. GV. Pan, royal coach leaving. GV. Crowd. GV. The royal coach coming towards and past camera at Trafalgar Square. SV. Crowd. GV. From Buckingham Palace roof, showing the procession coming along the Mall. GV. Pan as the royal coach goes around the Victoria Memorial. GV. From roof as the royal coach goes around the Victoria Memorial. SV. Pan with Queen Frederika's coach. SV. Small boy waving flag. SV. Pan, Queen's coach going round the memorial. GV. From roof, as the coach goes through the gates of the Palace.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1764.17
    Media URN:
    54558
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    11/07/1963
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:07:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:49:15:00 / 01:51:22:00
    Canister:
    63/56

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