Material relating to newsreel story "Youth is the Spur" - 65/77.
Selected originals (offcuts, selected scenes, out-takes, rushes) for story "Youth is the Spur" - 65/77.
Scenes outside Westminster Abbey as guests start to arrive. Various shots of arrivals which include Lord and Lady Anthony Eden, Mr Soames, Clement Attlee, Lady Clementine Churchill, Lord Tedder in wheelchair, Mr and Mrs Harold Wilson and then Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, also Lord Home among the arrivals. L/S front of Westminster Abbey. M/S of South Bank site of Thames showing mainly the Shell Centre taken from roof of Defence Council. M/S planes flying over in formation. Various shots small party including the Queen and Duke with Lady Churchill and Lord Dowding on roof of Defence Council Building with river Thames in background.
Various shots instructor teaching pilots in classroom at Syerston in Nottinghamshire. Various shots as they get practical instruction. Various shots as they run out to planes and get in cockpits. Various shots of plane in air. M/S's officers watching from ground. Various shots of pilots receiving instruction. Various shots planes on ground and flying.