• Short Summary

    Queen Mother visits the Royal Show at Newcastle.

  • Description

    Titles read: "NEWCASTLE - THE SHOW GOES ON".

    At the Royal Show we see various shots of cattle and horses in the arena waiting to be judged. The Queen Mother accompanied by officials walks out of the Royal Pavilion to take a tour round the show.

    Galloway Bulls and Aberdeen-Angus cows are paraded and judged. Farmers look on. Horses and Shetland Ponies are paraded about the arena. People watch from stands. Christopher Soames, Minister of Agriculture, talks to President of the National Union of Agricultural Workers Mr Gooch MP.

    General view of prefab stables. C/U of Canadian wearing stetson hat. First prize Shire pony stands in a stable with his mother and kicks hay about. Two farmers look at first prize champion sheep in pen 'Hampshire Dom' from Northumberland.

    Queen Mother presents long service awards to Farm Workers at the Royal Pavilion. Crowds watching. Queen Mother shakes hands with a farm worker.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1723.15
    Media URN:
    53500
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    09/07/1962
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:21:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:21:19:00 / 01:22:40:00
    Canister:
    62/55

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