Detail

Title ID 2787Collection ID336
Title[Royal Russell School Queen’s Visit]
Date20 May 1963; 1963
CollectionGeoffrey Woodward
Genre/TypeAmateurFamily Home MovieIndependent AmateurNon-fictionActuality/Factual
ThemeFamily Life Commemoration
KeywordsArmed Forces Boats Children Celebrations Royalty Schools Urban Areas Bicycles
Location
LocalCroydon Worthing (?)
RegionalSurrey West Sussex
NationalEngland United Kingdom
Credits
ProductionGeoffrey Woodward
CameraGeoffrey Woodward
ParticipantsMr Madden
FormatStandard 8mm Colour Silent
Duration4 min. 36 sec.
Copyright & AccessCopyright restrictions apply, contact Screen Archive South East for details

Summary

A film showing HM The Queen Elizabeth II's visit to The Royal Russell School, meeting school dignitaries which includes Headmaster (?) Mr Madden and others, and touring the school buildings. The film ends with scenes of a boating lake and the film-maker's daughters riding bicycles.

Description

Interior shots of a school hall are followed by scenes of school dignitaries that includes Headmaster (?) Mr Madden and others outside the school building, and several cadets from the school's Combined Cadet Force. After shots of the royal party's arrival by car, HM The Queen Elizabeth II and her entourage are seen touring the school grounds, as crowds look on. The film ends with scenes of a boating lake and the film-maker's daughters riding bicycles with a friend outside their home.

Stills

[Royal Russell School QueenÕs Visit] (1963)