- Title: FILM53B
QUEEN ELZABETH II CORONATION CELEBRATIONS IN WARRINGTON IN 1953
whist drive and raffle BW
over 70s / seventies dinner BW
dinner dance BW
FROM HERE- IN FULL COLOUR
Queen Rose ( on horse ) and assitance
Childrens fancy dress - very very good, Bill and Ben, Mount everest, nursery Rhyme characters,
Crown green bowling
Time Shots (in colour except where indicated)
00/00 (first frame) Coronation beaker
00/10 Superimposed Stockton Heath 1953
00/19 (ditto) Coronation Celebrations
00/38 (ditto) Produced on behalf of the
00/57 (ditto) by the Warrington Cine Society
01/13 (subsequent shots in black & white)
Front of Coronation Souvenir Programme
01/29 Programme opened to show inside pages.
01/39 Page Officials & Committee
01/51 People seated at desks in schoolroom,
showing faces in close up.
03/00 Programme Monday 1st June,
Coronation Whist Drive
03/08 Various shots of people playing cards.
04/10 Official presenting prizes to winners.
05/00 Programme Thursday 11th June,
'Over Seventies' Treat.
05/07 Various shots of OAPs seated at long tables,
in St Thomas's Church Hall, eating & drinking.
06/22 Various shots of Officials presenting gifts to OAPs.
07/00 Various shots of OAPs watching and clapping.
07/11 Programme Friday 12th June,
Coronation Dinner Dance.
07/19 Various shots of diners in formal attire, seated at
long tables in the Church Hall.
07/28 Shots of lady unwrapping & showing a teaspoon.
08/48 MC proposes a toast & diners raise their glasses.
09/01 Official responds to the toast.
09/23 Various close ups of three people opening a box.
09/33 Band start to play.
09/44 People dancing.
09/58 Programme Saturday 6th June,
Carnival Procession 2-00pm
10/12 (all subsequent shots are in colour)
Egerton Street nameplate, panning down to
fancy dressed horse & rider on the street.
10/24 Various shots of band & children in fancy dress,
assembling in the procession.
10/55 Warrington Silver Band leads off, spectators watch,
as procession turns into Fairfield Road.
11/18 Children on horseback being led up London Road,
swing bridge on Manchester Ship Canal behind.
11/31 Band heads procession up London Road.
11/39 People watching as procession passes in distance.
11/45 Procession approaches, swing bridge behind.
11/56 Group of spectators watch boys in procession.
12/00 Two men with cameras 'snapping' procession.
12/04 Spectators on roadside.
12/07 Band passes Westminster Bank.
12/19 Fancy dressed children pass Bank.
12/28 Child spectators.
12/30 More fancy dressed children pass Bank,
12/44 Warrington Cine Society camera crew.
12/48 Procession passes Bank, policeman in foreground.
13/18 Procession passes Bank, no policeman.
13/26 Procession pauses in front of Bank.
13/37 Fancy dressed children, one girl crying.
13/42 Scout band & scouts pass Bank.
14/03 Spectators watch tiny tots pass on lorry.
14/24 More fancy dressed children pass Bank.
14/52 Drum band passes Bank.
15/00 Spectators watch procession up Walton Road.
15/05 Close views of standing spectators.
15/12 (ditto) of seated spectators.
15/24 Ladies with dog.
15/36 Various shots of parade past Police Station.
16/14 Spectators, lady with camera, man with pipe.
16/18 Various shots of parade passing Police Station.
17/04 Parade passes up Grappenhall Road.
17/20 Close up of ladies & car.
17/22 Various shots of parade up Grappenhall Road.
18/05 Man lying in box on wheels.
18/09 People & horse at Alexandra Park gates.
18/17 Big close up of band playing.
18/25 Man watching & puffing pipe.
18/25 Various close up shots of spectators.
18/48 Band enters Park.
19/00 Big close ups of people entering Park.
19/08 Programme sales at Park entrance.
19/14 People entering Park.
19/22 Programme Coronation Opening
19/33 Fancy dressed children waiting in Park.
19/42 Various shots of Opening Service.
20/29 Child mounted on frisky pony.
20/38 Fancy dressed children waiting.
20/43 Children on horseback.
20/50 Children presenting flowers to MP & wife.
21/07 Local MP Dennis Vosper & wife.
21/12 Fancy dressed children & Off the Ration.
21/22 Sport fancy dress lineup.
21/28 Original (ditto)
21/32 Fancy dress contestants pass before Judges.
21/43 More fancy dress contestants.
21/49 View of contestants over Judge's elbow.
21/56 Everest Conquered & What's My Line?.
22/09 Fancy dress parade past Judges.
22/21 Close up of Judges.
22/26 More contestants pass the Judges.
22/34 Bill & Ben parade past.
22/37 Queen in a TV etc, pose for Judges.
22/45 Close up of (ditto)
22/49 Judges conferring.
22/57 Close up of fancy dresses.
23/01 Close up of girl on horseback.
23/05 Various shots of fancy dresses.
23/41 Close ups of Band playing.
23/50 Various shots of fancy dress contestants.
24/23 Close up of spectators.
24/26 More shots of fancy dress contestants.
24/33 Judges making notes as children parade.
24/40 More shots of fancy dress contestants.
25/06 Shots of Band playing.
25/14 More shots of fancy dress contestants.
25/36 Men with cameras.
25/40 Various shots of contestants posing for photos.
26/08 Commemorative tins of chocolate on table.
26/25 Various shots of children receiving the tins.
26/56 Programme Scouts Ceremonial Display.
27/02 Various shots of the Scout Band on Display.
28/07 Close up of spectators.
28/11 Mre shots of the Band on Display.
28/29 Programme Tennis & Bowling Main Finals
28/37 Various shots of bowls contestants.
28/52 Various shots of tennis contestants.
29/18 Man blowing up balloons for Balloon Race.
29/38 More balloon blowing, with footpump.
29/52 Various shots at the funfair.
30/46 Programme Presentation of Prizes - 8-00pm
30/53 Shots of the prizes.
31/02 Shots of the preparations for the Presentation.
31/22 Shots of Mrs Dennis Vosper presenting the prizes.
32/40 Close up of spectators. Could be a Car Boot Sale.
32/44 Shots of Mrs Vosper's closing speech.
33/10 Programme Torchlight Procession &Fireworks
33/19 Torchlight Procession to Ackers Pit.
33/48 Firework Display.
34/42 God Save the Queen in fireworks.
- Keywords: UK, 1953, CELEBRATIONS, CORONATION, MONARCH, BRITISH ROYALTY, NORTHERN TOWN
- Master Title:FILM53B