• Short Summary

    Grand Order of Water Rats present cheque for homeless charity to Duke of Edinburgh.

  • Description

    Title reads: "WATER RATS FETE DUKE".

    Europa Hotel, London.

    L/S of charity luncheon held by the Grand Order of Water Rats. C/U Prince Philip (Duke of Edinburgh) and King Rat / comedian Tommy Trinder. M/S members of the Water Rats. M/S comedian Ken Dodd pulling faces. M/S cheque being presented to Duke (natural sound). M/S members clapping. Various shots of Duke's speech - he cracks lots of jokes. M/S members clapping. M/S Clarkson Rose, Deputy Preceptor, reading comic monologue. M/S members applauding. L/S Clarkson Rose presenting Duke with gold fountain pen. M/S ditto.

    Cheque is for £5000 and will be presented to the Housing the Homeless fund.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1820.25
    Media URN:
    55653
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    24/10/1965
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:11:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:44:36:00 / 01:46:47:00
    Canister:
    65/86

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