• Short Summary

    Newsreel material of the Wedding of the Kents and of them setting off for honeymoon.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued material - no paperwork - dates unclear or unknown

    Title reads: "Pathe Gazette presents ... The Royal Wedding".

    London.

    Prince George, Duke of Kent, is driven from Buckingham Palace in a large coach with a parade of Guards. Princess Marina of Greece leaves shortly after him. Various shots of the procession to the ceremony. Crowds are gathered to watch them. Shot of woman in crowd using mirror to watch procession. More views of parade.

    Parade arrives at Westminster Abbey. Duke of Kent arrives with his brothers Prince Edward, Prince of Wales and Prince Albert, Duke of York. Princess Marina then arrives.

    Ext scenes of Westminster Abbey. Duke and Duchess of Kent leave the Abbey at the end of their Wedding Service. They climb into the coach.

    Shots of the parade back to Buckingham Palace. Cheered at every turn by large crowds. The coach turns into the gates of Buckingham Palace and the crowds surge behind. The Duke and Duchess come out onto the balcony to greet crowd. The Royal family join them.

    Title reads: "The Royal Lovers"

    The Duke and Duchess at Paddington railway station to get the train to Himley Hall, near Birmingham for their honeymoon. They are seen off by various dignitaries and cheering crowds. The train begins to pull away.

    N.B. Scratched print with poor sound. See 34/96 and 34/97. The Wedding took place in November 1934.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    552.13
    Media URN:
    58454
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:06:42:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:44:53:00 / 01:51:35:00
    Canister:
    UN 92 D

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