• Short Summary

    Commonwealth Prime Ministers at Westminster Hall to mark 700 years of parliament. London.

  • Description

    Parliament looks back 700 years. London.

    L/S Westminster Hall. M/S Elevated interior Commonwealth Prime Ministers arriving in the hall. L/S Commonwealth legislators arriving in the Hall. L/S Members of royal family walking down steps to take their places. L/S Guests stand up as Queen Elizabeth II arrives. L/S Queen walks down steps to take her place with the Duke of Edinburgh. L/S as they all sit down. L/S Members of royal family seated.

    M/S Members of royal family seated. Left to right - Queen Mother, Princess Margaret, Lord Snowdon (Anthony Armstrong-Jones). Duke of Gloucester, Princess Marina, Princess Alexandra and Angus Ogilvy. M/S Mr Speaker walks up steps and presents the Queen with the Address from the House of Commons and then walks backwards down steps. M/S The Duke watching. L/S Guests watching. L/S More guests watching. L/S as the Queen starts to speak. The Queen talks about the importance of Parliament in British past and continuing importance in the future.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1810.11
    Media URN:
    55491
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    24/06/1965
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:35:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:34:35:00 / 01:37:10:00
    Canister:
    65/51

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