• Short Summary

    Traditional annual pageant ceremony at Horse Guards Parade.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "TROOPING THE COLOUR - Brilliant ceremony on the Horse Guards Parade."

    Horse Guards Parade, London.

    The King, followed by the Prince of Wales and the Duke of York, leaves Buckingham Palace on horseback to attend the Trooping the Colour ceremony at Horse Guards Parade. King rides past the lines of guards at Horse Guard Parade. Orchestra plays the anthem - King receives the Royal salute. Various shots of the King inspecting the troops. Guardsmen march past camera. Ceremony of trooping the colours - Colours changing hands - troops present arms and the National Anthem is played - trooping starts. Various shots of the trooping the Colours - great march past. King on horseback salutes.

    Towards the end of item, picture disappears twice - only for a few second each time. Then it reappears finally at (01:59:58) but the sound disappears. The sound remains absent until the end.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    785.45
    Media URN:
    9627
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    04/06/1934
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:04:26:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:56:12:00 / 02:00:38:00
    Canister:
    34/45

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