• Short Summary

    King Faisal and his entourage visit Mosque, aerodromes, and Guildhall on their tour. London.

  • Description

    No title - King Faisal bin Abdul Aziz at mosque and Guildhall. London.


    L/S policemen gathered outside London's Islamic Cultural Centre, M/S as policeman opens gates. M/S as King's car drives through. C/U sign for centre. M/S as King walks up steps. M/S royal cars, C/U Saudi Arabian flag on car. Various shots as the King shakes hands with officials. M/S King and entourage in room. M/S as he walks through to Mosque. M/S officials lined up. M/S King kneeling in prayer. M/S man holding up Islamic banner outside. M/S as cars leave Mosque. L/S as King Faisal gets out at 10 Downing street, he greets Harold Wilson on steps.

    Various shots in Salmesbury aerodrome. Various shots Lightnings inside. L/S of the King's brother Prince Sultan Bin Abdul Aziz who is representing him. Various shots Lightnings and equipment in hangar. C/U sign 'Royal Saudi Air Force ground equipment'. Various shots as the Prince is given a tour. M/S Lightning. Various shots as they are given tour. L/S as they emerge from aerodrome and head to jet, they climb steps. C/U flag flying. C/U propellors starting. M/S plane taxiing. Interior shots of hangar at Warton aerodrome showing Provost jet. Various shots of them. M/S of the King's son Prince Bandar in cockpit of jet. L/S as Prince Sultan looks inside cockpit. Various shots of the tour. M/S royal party on dais watching Lightnings flying in formation, various shots as they fly overhead.

    M/S as King Faisal enters the Guildhall and is greeted by Lord Mayor of London. L/S inside as address of welcome is given. M/S King, M/S officials. M/S as they set off in procession. L/S as they arrive at their seats in dining hall. M/S top table. L/S gathering. M/S top table. M/S Duke of Kent and George Brown chatting. M/S Duchess of Kent talking to King Faisal. C/U Paul Getty. Various shots party guests. M/S as King is presented with book about London by the Mayor. M/S George Brown and Duke of Kent applauding. M/S as the guests stand and applaud the King.

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    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Time in/Out:
    01:50:13:00 / 01:56:30:00

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