Title ID 9413Collection ID1221
Title[Andrew and Val's Wedding]
DateDecember 1974
CollectionRidgway Family
Genre/TypeAmateurFamily Home MovieNon-fictionFamily Life
ThemeFamily Life
KeywordsArmed Forces Clothing Family Uniforms Weddings Children Games
LocalCamberely Sandhurst
NationalEngland United Kingdom
ProductionRidgway Family
CameraPeter Ridgeway; Janet Ridgway
ParticipantsLieutenant General Sir Andrew Ridgway KBE CB
FormatStandard 8mm Colour Silent
Copyright & AccessCopyright restrictions apply, contact Screen Archive South East for details


This family film shows Andrew Ridgway and Valerie emerging from the Royal Memorial Chapel, at The Royal Military Academy, Sandhurst following their wedding service. The bride and groom are flanked by fellow officers in dress uniforms holding their swords above the couples heads as they exit. Portraits of other family members follow. The second part shows a group of children dressed in cowboy and nurse's outfits playing in a garden in Surrey.