• Short Summary

    A Royal visit to the Scottish island of Arran and Malcolm Campbell with his boat, Bluebird.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "One Minute News".

    Intertitle reads: "Isle of Arran."

    Scotland. The Royal family visit the Isle of Arran.

    MS the Royal launch crossing to the Isle of Arran. LS people wave from coast. MS Queen Elizabeth (later Queen Mother) being greeted by children. MS Princess Elizabeth (later Queen Elizabeth II) plants a tree in the grounds of Broderick Castle. MS Lieutenant Philip Mountbatten (later Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh) plants a tree. King George VI and others look at a cheese. CU Philip drives a car, with Elizabeth sitting by his side, round the island.

    Intertitle reads: "Coniston".

    Coniston Water, Cumberland. Sir Malcolm Campbell calls off his world speed record attempt.

    MS the jet propelled speedboat, "Bluebird" in action. CU the designer of the "Blue Bird" boat Commander Du Cane, head shot. CU Head shot of Sir Malcolm Campbell.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1189.20
    Media URN:
    41412
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    31/07/1947
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:22:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:35:34:00 / 01:36:56:00
    Canister:
    47/61

Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    "Commander Du Cane" is Peter Du Cane.

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