• Short Summary

    Pop singer Lulu marries Bee Gee Maurice Gibb at Gerrard's Cross.

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    Gerrard's Cross, Buckinghamshire.

    General view of crowds outside St James' Church, Gerrard's Cross, for pop singer Lulu's wedding to Bee Gee Maurice Gibb. The bridegroom, dressed in white suit, goes into the church with is brother and fellow Bee Gee Robin Gibb. Police hold the crowd back. Bridesmaid poses with pageboys in Scottish costume at the church door.

    Lulu's car arrives with people running after it. Crowds surround the car as it stops outside the church. Lulu steps out wearing a white coat with a fur-trimmed hood. She is surrounded by press and almost disappears amongst them. She fights her way through to the church door. M/S of a mass of press photographers. Lulu waves to the crowds and chats to a few people at the church door. Police hold back the crowds.

    After the wedding Lulu and Maurice pose on the steps and kiss for the crowd - Lulu looks a bit spaced out! Panning shot as the bride and groom make a dash through the crowds to their car. Shot of excited crowds. General view of the massed crowds surging forward and surrounding the car as it tries to drive off.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2093.15
    Media URN:
    57120
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    20/02/1969
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:45:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:18:33:00 / 01:20:18:00
    Canister:
    69/16

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  1. British Pathé says

    This video features in our gallery Top 10 Weddings of the 1960s. Visit our Galleries page to find it!

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