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Unity Theme of Anniversary


Series Name
British Movietone News


Issue No.
Date Released
3 Jan 1966
Stories in this Issue:
  1. 1Unity Theme of Anniversary
  2. 2Vietnam - Pointer to Peace?
  3. 3More Darn Cats!
  4. 4Aussies Clinch Davis Cup


Story No. within this Issue
1 / 4
MOVIETONE CARD TITLE: Unity Theme of Anniversary. DESCRIPTION: Pictures show members of the Royal Family and churchmen from all Christian faiths attending the service marking the 900th Anniversary of Westminster Abbey. SHOTLIST: GV Westminster Abbey. Pan down interior Westminster Abbey. MS foreign church dignitaries in procession. MS Archbishop of Canterbury in procession. MS Queen Mother, Princess Margaret and Earl of Snowdon in procession. MS pan Princess Margaret and Earl of Snowdon. MS Duke and Duchess of Gloucester, Princess Marina, Duke and Duchess of Kent, Princess Alexandra and Prince Michael of Kent. MLS Queen’s procession entering. MS Cross of Westminster being carried at head of procession. MS Queen’s procession. MS Royal Standards being carried. MS the Queen and Duke of Edinburgh, Prince Charles and Princess Anne. MS congregation. MLS pan Queen places bouquet of red roses upon the altar in the chapel of St Edward. MS of bishops. LS Queen and Duke of Edinburgh (sound of reading by bishop). LS ditto. MS interior of Abbey. LS bishop reading service. LS Queen and Duke of Edinburgh. MS Queen signs Pilgrims book. GV Westminster Abbey lit by floodlights. Various shots of Abbey from different angles. MS London buses travelling up street at night. GV Westminster Abbey at night.
Royalty; Buildings and structures; Religion and belief
Footage sources
Pathe Rota
Card file number
Leslie Mitchell
Ronald E. Collins
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