MACE hold many films, both amateur and professional, of Queen Elizabeth’s visits to the East and West Midlands from before her reign to the 1990, and in run up to to the diamond jubilee celebrations what better moment to highlight some of the films we hold that are available to view online.
Midlands News: 12.05.1967: Queen Elizabeth and Prince Philip Visit Rutland
in May 1967 Queen Elizabeth and Prince Philip visit Rutland and, again, the ATV cameras were there. In this clip you will see shots of Queen Elizabeth and Prince Philip standing on the back of a vehicle waving to crowds. We see shots of the crowds waving Union Jack flags. Next we see shots of the Queen pressing the button on an electronic chair lift at the back of an ambulance. Next we see shots of the Queen watching a hunting party.
Do you recognise any of the locations in this news report? If so, let us know.