• Short Summary

    Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip pay a visit to Leicester.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "The Queen In Leicester".

    Leicester, Leicestershire.

    GV Queen Elizabeth II getting out of car at Victoria Park, Leicester and walking over to be presented to the Lord Mayor of Leicester by the Lord Lieutenant. GV Crowds waving. SV Queen being escorted by high ranking army officer and walking towards Guard of Honour. SV Guard of Honour presenting arms. SV Queen walking with another officer to inspect the Guard of Honour, she begins to walk down their ranks. CU Guardsman. SV Walking along ranks towards the camera. SV Crowds watching.

    GV Queen's car having just arrived outside the University building and the Queen getting out and walking over to university principals. CU Students with cameras. SV The Queen being escorted towards the Percy Gee building. SV Crowds watching. GV Queen entering the Percy Gee building followed by Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh. SV Interior of building and of audience seated. SV Queen standing in front of a microphone having just finished her speech. SV Audience applauding.

    CU Duke looking at some models which have been made in the University, pan down to model. CU Queen looking at models of the buildings. CU Queen looking at the models. GV Crowds on roadside.

    SV Queen followed by Duke entering the factory of Carahs Hosiery firm. SV Queen being introduced to a gentleman. GV Women at work with sewing machines. CU Queen watching a woman at work. CU Girl working sewing machine. SV Queen looking at hosiery. CU Women at work. SV The Queen coming out of the building walking down steps and towards camera.

    (Rota Lav.)

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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:
    01:11:20:00 / 01:13:04:00

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