• Short Summary

    The King and Queen, with the Yorks, attend traditional Highland games in Braemar.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Braemar. In The Heart of the Highlands. The King and Queen attend the most famous of all Scottish 'Gathering's' for first time for four years."

    Braemar, Scotland.

    King George V arrives in car. He is accompanied by Princess Elizabeth (later Queen Elizabeth II), Queen Mary, Duchess of York (Later Queen Mother) and Prince Albert, Duke of York (later King George VI). They are greeted by various Scottish dignitaries.

    Various shots of children performing traditional highland dancing on small platform. Shots of man throwing the hammer. Man shot putting. Tossing the caber. All traditional Highland games type events with lots of men in kilts.

    March past of of men of various Scottish clans carrying their traditional weapons.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    731.20
    Media URN:
    6607
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    11/09/1933
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:07:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:26:12:00 / 01:28:19:00
    Canister:
    33/73

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