New Mayor and Mayoress of High Wycombe are publicly weighed - part of odd tradition!
Weighing in the Mayor of High Wycombe. Originally part of News in a Nutshell - international news stories in brief.
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire.
Various shots of procession of dignitaries in ceremonial robes. They are following the newly elected Mayor and Mayoress of High Wycombe. At the town square, the Mayor and Mayoress are weighed on a large set of scales - a quirky tradition! A town crier rings a bell and announces their weights to the crowd watching.