• Short Summary

    Prince Philip opens new Co-operative Insurance building and airport terminal in Manchester.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Manchester. Sky High"

    Manchester, Lancashire.

    LV Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh walking towards the entrance of the Co-operative insurance society 25 storey building. Angle shot. Looking up at the 25 storey building. SV Pan. The Duke walking up the steps with officials and walking into the building. GV of the control room which controls all hearing and lighting etc. SV Controls. LV The Duke having control panels explained to him. CU of the Duke smiling and looks amazed pan as he walks round and looks at other control panels. LV Duke looking at control panels. Shot looking down from roof of building at window cleaners at work. SV The Duke looking out from the top of the roof. GV of Manchester.

    LV The new Manchester airport building, with the Duke's plane of tarmac in foreground. Of the name Manchester on control tower. GV Int. The opening ceremony in one of the large halls. SV Duke speaking and opening the airport. LV Guests applauding. SV Towards and pan the Duke walking through the airport building. GV The Duke's plane on tarmac a Heron of the Queen's flight. CU Queen's flight on side of plane. SV Prop turning and Duke sitting at controls of the Heron. GV As the Duke's plane taxies away from Manchester airport.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:25:08:00 / 01:26:34:00

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