Browse subject - Empire and Commonwealth


British Empire Exhibition : Wembley 1924
Recorded: 1924
Edward, Prince of Wales, and King George V open the British Empire Exhibition.

Edward, Prince of Wales : Trade with the Argentine
Recorded: 1931
A speech at the British Empire Trade Exhibition.

Edward VIII, King of Great Britain
Recorded: 1936
Edward VIII's first message to the Empire as King.

Empire Day, 1946 : Speech by HRH Princess Elizabeth
Broadcast: 1946
A tribute to the people and ideals of the British Empire and Commonwealth.

The 21st Birthday of Princess Elizabeth
Broadcast: 1947
Princess Elizabeth's speech to the Commonwealth from Cape Town.


Letter from the BBC to Air Marshal Joubert
Written: 1940
Air Marshal Joubert is to broadcast thanks to the Empire for donations.

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