• Short Summary

    King George V and Queen Mary attend the ceremony of the State Opening of Parliament.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "State Opening of Parliament by Their Majesties the King & Queen."

    London.

    Royal coach leaves Buckingham Palace with an escort of cavalry and Beefeaters (Yeomen of the Guard). Crowds cheer as coach goes by. Closer shot of carriage shows Queen Mary (King George V is not seen clearly). More shots of procession on its way through London.

    As the procession nears the Palace of Westminster a Guards band plays the National Anthem. The coach pulls up at the Houses of Parliament.

    Ext grainy shot of Palace of Westminster.

    Royal coach leaves after Ceremony.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    739.15
    Media URN:
    8391
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    23/11/1933
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:36:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:16:45:00 / 01:19:21:00
    Canister:
    33/94

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