• Short Summary

    The President of Portugal and his wife arrive in London on their State visit.

  • Description

    Westminster, London.

    GV. Royal barge coming alongside at Westminster Pier. SCU. Queen Elizabeth II and Duke of Edinburgh waiting on the landing stage for the President of Portugal Craveiro Lopes to step off the Royal barge. SV. The President of Portugal stepping off the Royal barge onto the landing stage and is greeted by the Queen. He shakes hands with the Duke of Edinburgh. The Queen shakes hands with the President's wife. Prince Philip shakes hands with the President's wife. SV. The Queen Mother shakes hands with the President. He moves forward and shakes hands with Princess Margaret. The Queen Mother greets President's wife. Princess Margaret shakes hands with the President's wife. Almost at the same time the President walks forward to greet Duchess of Kent and Duchess of Gloucester. GV. Royal carriages preparing for the drive away. SCU. The Duke of Edinburgh walking with the President's wife trying to find which carriage to get in. GV. The President sitting down alongside the Queen in carriage. SCU. The Queen smiling, chatting to the President seated in the carriage. GV. Royal carriages move away from the Embankment. SV. Pan, Queen seated alongside the President with the Duke of Gloucester seated opposite. They drive away. SV. Pan, Duke of Edinburgh seated alongside the President's wife moving away in a carriage. CU. Two Portuguese girls waving. GV. Royal procession passing through Horse Guards. SCU. Queen and the President riding past in carriage. The President waves to the crowds. SCU. Crowds waving. GV. Pan, Royal procession driving down the Mall and round the Queen Victoria Memorial. SCU. Pan to back view, Royal carriage with Queen and President Lopes waving as it drives through the main gates of Buckingham Palace.

    (Neg & Lav.) (Orig "G")

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:48:10:00 / 01:50:00:00

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