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  • Short Summary

    The Royal Family enjoy their traditional day out at Ascot.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Royal Ascot. Royal Procession - Beauty and Fashion - new Tote, are all in keeping with the traditions of this famous race meeting."

    Ascot, Berkshire.

    Shots of the Royal carriage and escort coming down the course in front of the grandstand.

    Shot of the Royal Standard raised above the stand.

    Shots of members of the Royal Family including King George V and Queen Mary in the Royal Box. Prince George, Duke of Kent can be seen in the background.

    Horses line up at the start and -- they're off.

    Shots of King George and others watching racing with binoculars.

    More shots of horse racing.

    Queen Mary watches with interest.

    The horses race down to the finish.

    N.B. This version is shorter and mute - use the sound version.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    813.08
    Media URN:
    10718
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    18/06/1931
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:58:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:10:46:00 / 01:11:44:00
    Canister:
    31/49

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