• Short Summary

    American President Kennedy meets Prime Minister Macmillan - Technicolor.

  • Description

    This item is shot in Technicolor.

    American President J. F. Kennedy's plane arrives at Gatwick airport. Britain's Prime Minister greets President John Kennedy on arrival. Press, Guard of Honour and various dignitaries at the airport. President shakes hands with Lord Lieutenant of the Country and then with Prime Minister. Press taking photographs. Several shots of the President inspecting the Guard of Honour. National anthems are played. President and Prime Minster enter a helicopter to leave for Prime Minister's home at Birch Grove, Sussex. People looking on. Helicopter rises.

    Several shots of a chapel of Our Lady of the Forest at Forest Row where the President attends a service. President shakes hands with Father Charles Dolman and moves through crowd to enter a car, bodyguards surround the President. Several shots of the President and Prime Minister walking out of the house and into the garden. They pose to photographers. Several shots of the grounds around the house with police on guard.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1766.14
    Media URN:
    50767
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    04/07/1963
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:02:52:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:27:12:00 / 01:30:04:00
    Canister:
    63/54

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