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State Opening of Parliament

Duration: 00:50

The state opening of Parliament at Stormont in 1955. The Governor Lord Wakehurst inspected the guard of honour before delivering the Queen's Speech which announced important measures for the Parliament to consider.

Available since: Wed 10 Aug 2011


Wensley Pithey
Sam Pollock
Clive Rawes
Harry Govan

This clip is from

Ulster Mirror Episode 7

A fortnightly film magazine from and about Northern Ireland.

First broadcast: 18 Feb 1955

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