Traditional pageantry surrounds the State Opening of Parliament by King George VI.
London. The State Opening of Parliament.
MS the State Coach with King George VI and Queen Elizabeth (later Queen Mother) leaving the palace in procession and driving along the Mall followed by Princess Elizabeth (later Queen Elizabeth II) in her coach. She attended the opening of parliament for the first time.
MS Princess Elizabeth waves from coach as it passes.
MS as the King's coach arrives at the Palace of Westminster (House of Parliament).