Material relating to the newsreel story "The Queen is Home" 56/15
Selected originals (offcuts, selected scenes, out-takes, rushes) for story "The Queen is Home" 56/15
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London Airport and Nigeria
SV. Prince Charles (later Prince of Wales) shakes hands with VIPs. He touches the arm of Sir John D'Albiac (as if to say shake hands with me). He grabs hold of his hands and shakes. SV. Pan, Queen Elizabeth II walking with the two children and Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh to inspect the Nigerian Regiment. CU. Nigerian Regiment. SCU. Queen and Duke talking to Nigerian Regiment. LV. Queen and Duke talking to Nigerian Regiment, with the two children watching. CU Nigerian Commissioner. SV. Queen shaking hands with Nigerian commissioner. Nigeria: GV. Royal car driving along Kano City wall. GV. Mass of Nigerians. SV. Mass of Nigerians, and Nigerian on camel. GV. Royal procession driving through Kano City with large mosque in background, pan to massed Nigerians. LV. Horsemen waiting outside Emir's Palace. SV. Nigerian on camel. GV. Emir's Palace. SCU. Emir's servant holding Queen's car door open as she steps out. Queen walks forward and shakes hands with Emir. CU. One of Emir's horsemen with helmet. SV. Queen and Duke with Emir walking into Palace. GV. Massed crowds watching at London Airport. SCU. Queen and Duke stepping down from aircraft followed by Princess Anne. The Queen shakes hands with Lord Latham, Lord Lieutenant of the County. SV. Princess Margaret followed by Prince Charles. LV. Queen Mother with children, and Princess Margaret, going up steps. CU. Anne enters plane, followed by Queen Mother and Prince Charles, and another small child. CU. Pan, stewardess carrying fur coat up steps. SCU. Pan, Queen Mother with Prince Charles and Princess Anne, Princess Margaret and Sir John D'Albiac.