• Short Summary

    Princess Elizabeth and Prince Philip visit Macclesfield, Derby, and Nottingham

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Macclesfield - Derby - Nottingham. Midlands Greet Royal Visitors".

    Brocklehurst, Macclesfield, Cheshire.

    MV Princess Elizabeth (later Queen Elizabeth II) in textile showroom at Macclesfield. (For super. sub). SV Princess talking to guide, pan down to textiles. SV Princess looking at lace net. MV Princess walks across camera followed by Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh in weaving room of mill. SV Philip looking at machine. CU Elizabeth watching man operating silk spinning machine.

    Derby, Derbyshire.

    LV Elevated royal procession pulled up outside Derby Town Hall. (For super. sub.) SV Princess opening door of Town Hall and entering. VS of Queen with dignitaries. MV China desert service in pottery showroom. Princess Elizabeth walks into picture and looks at china. MV Drinking mug and two small Toby men for Prince Charles. MV Princess looking at china in Royal Crown Derby factory. She watches many working with clay.

    Nottingham, Nottinghamshire.

    LV elevated royal car driving through crowds at Nottingham. (For super. sub.). MV Royal car emerging from crowd and pulling up outside City Hall. MV Policeman holding child in arms and trying to hold back crowd. MV Elizabeth and Philip alight from car. SV Policeman holding baby in arms and holding back crowd. SV Pan Princess accompanied by Lord Mayor walks up drive to City Hall. MV Pan Elizabeth, accompanied by Mayor, Alderman J E Mitchell, walks up drive to City Hall. MV Children walking up to City Hall carrying banner, 'We Wish you Health and Happiness'. MV Back view Royal party standing on balcony watching dancing. LV children doing country dancing in front of City Hall. MV Pan children dancing. LV Elevated children dancing.

    Jan 2011: Cited in the Macclesfield Express 200 Years Supplement

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:09:17:00 / 01:11:23:00

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