• Short Summary

    President Gronchi of Italy receives a Royal and Civic reception in London.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "London. Italian President's Visit".

    London.

    SV President Gronchi and Lord Mayor, Sir Dennis Truscott, seated at reception at Guildhall. LV Recorder reading Address. CU Signora Gronchi listening. GV Lord Mayor about to hand President Gronchi a casket containing copy of speech. SV Aldermen seated. SV President Gronchi making speech. CU President making speech and ending it. SV Guests applauding.

    SV President Gronchi entering Lancaster House with Queen Elizabeth II and Foreign Secretary Mr Selwyn Lloyd for Government reception. LV Group including Duchess of Kent and Princess Alexandra. CU Signora Gronchi walking with Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh and Italian Ambassador. SV Queen Elizabeth, the Queen Mother and walking behind Sir William and Lady Hayter. SV Princess Margaret. CU. Lord Louis and Lady Edwina Mountbatten walking in. SV President Gronchi with Queen and Mr. Selwyn Lloyd.

    (Rota Lav.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1531.21
    Media URN:
    49433
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    19/05/1958
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:29:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:40:41:00 / 01:42:10:00
    Canister:
    58/40

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