King Edward VIII makes his first broadcast to the Empire, the soundtrack is missing.
Item title reads (flash frame) - King Edward VIII's first broadcast to the Empire.
L/S as the car carrying King Edward VIII (later Duke of Windsor) draws up outside BBC (British Broadcasting Company / Corporation) Broadcasting House in Upper Regents St. People stand at each side. L/S as the King gets out and waves to them before entering. M/S of him sat at a desk looking serious. Various exterior shots of Broadcasting House with the statue above the door and radio masts.
Various shots of broadcasting equipment, radio masts etc. M/S of a young woman listening by her radio. L/S of a pylon in background with sign saying BBC in foreground. M/S of bridge and lands (presumably representing Empire). Various shots of Broadcasting House with people stood outside. Various shots of radio masts and equipment including radio operator on ship.
Note: the soundtrack to this item is missing.