• Short Summary

    Queen Mother is greeted by her family on her arrival from visit to USA.

  • Description

    Waterloo Station, London.

    GV. Royal party being greeted by officials. SV. Prince Charles looks up to Duke of Edinburgh for guidance, then shakes hands with officials. Prince Philip shakes hands with officials. SV. Prince Charles and Princess Anne standing by Queen Elizabeth II. STV. Lord Alanbrooke, The Lord Lieutenant of London, greets Princess Anne and Prince Charles. SCU. The two children, Princess Anne wearing muff. They turn round to look at Queen chatting with officer of the Household Cavalry. SCU. Queen greeting Officer. Officer shakes hands with Princess Anne and Prince Charles. CU. Prince Charles looking at plumes on officer's hat, with tongue in cheek. He then looks officer up and down. LV. Queen chatting to Sir Winston Churchill. SV. Queen chats to children, watched by Sir Winston Churchill. CU. Princess Anne. SCU. Queen bending to chat with children, pan to CU. of Queen. LV. Royal train arriving. SV. Royal train arriving. Children wave to Queen Mother. SCU. Queen Mother steps from train greets Queen and Duke of Edinburgh. STV. Queen Mother gets a big hug from Princess Anne and another from Prince Charles. She then bends and chats with both. SCU. Queen Mother leaves children and moves over to greet Ministers and VIPs. SCU. Queen Mother greeting US Ambassador Mr Winthrop Aldrich, Canadian High Commissioner Lieutenant General Sir Archibald Nye and Sir Anthony Eden, Foreign Secretary. SV. Open landau drawing up. SCU. Queen Mother chatting with Prince Charles. Princess Anne tries to hurry Queen Mother along. STV. Queen Mother entering coach. Back view, the Queen following into the coach. STV. Princess Anne climbs in, sits between Queen and Queen Mother, and Queen Mother pulls her firmly onto seat. The Duke follows Prince Charles into coach. Back view, Royal landau driving away.

    (Lav.) (Orig.A.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    487.11
    Media URN:
    25968
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    29/11/1954
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:04:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:34:37:00 / 01:37:41:00
    Canister:
    54/93

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