• Short Summary

    First Queens colour ever given to an apprentice school at RAF Halton

  • Description

    Halton, Buckinghamshire

    T.S. Parade marching onto square. MS. Crowd watching. LS. Officer placing furled colours on drums. LS. RAF flag flying. MS. Troops present arms and band play. MS. Queen mounting inspection jeep. T.S. Troops waiting for inspection T.S. Queen inspecting from jeep & CU. LS. Crowd watching. LS. As Queen passes camera on jeep. T.S. Troops at attention & LS. MS. Queen aboard jeep inspecting ranks. MS. Crowd. MS. Jeep stopping after inspection. CU. Troops at attention. MS. Preparing furled colours. MS. Clergy preparing to give service. MS. Priest bows to queen and starts speech at Camera pans from priest to Queen at 239 and back to priest at 254. MS. Crowd watching. MS. Priest making prayers (silent) Blessing T.S. Crowd. MS. Officer steps forward and salutes Queen. MS. Officer at attention. MS. Officer Commandant (J. Weston) picks up colours and hands them to Queen at 298 she walks towards kneeling officer. CU. Gives colours into Officers keeping. MS. Officer takes colours and rises. LS. Start of Queens speech. MS. Queen speaking. LS. Parade listening. MS. Queen speaking. LS. Cadets at attention listening to speech. LS. Queen speaking. GV. Parade at attention. LS. Queen finishes speech. GV. Crowd. MS. Commanding Officer returning speech, pan at 507 to Queen listening at 517 pan back to Officer making speech and colours held aloft. LS. Parade being given order. T.S. Parade presenting arms. LS. Officer with colours across parade ground. MS. Officer walking off parade ground with flag. LS. Crowd watching. LS. Queen on dais pan at 578 to parade marching in mass formation. LS. Queen on dais. LS. Parade marching. MS. Officer carrying colours. MS. Parade marching past dais. MS. Queen watching. MS. Crowd. MS. Parade move forward a few paces MS. Crowd. LS. Queen on dais. T.S. Parade marching past to RAF March past and off parade ground. MS. Marching past camera. T.S. Parade marching off. LS. Crowd. Band and mascot marching past camera. Crowd watching. Queen getting into car. LS. Line of cars leaving parade ground. Queen as her car passes camera. End title.

    Note: Good footage of the Queen and good sound quality throughout

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Unissued / unused
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:08:43:00 / 01:17:35:00
    UN 2465 A

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