1. The Queen: Archive film of Hillsborough visit in 1954 will bring

    As Sheffield mourns the death of Queen Elizabeth II, footage of her first visit to the city in 1954 will bring memories for thousands.


    Description. A film from the Ibberson family collection, this film commemorates the visit of Queen Elizabeth and Prince Philip to Sheffield in 1954. Title - The Royal Visit to Sheffield Wednesday 27th October, 1954 The opening scenes show Sheffield city centre decorated with bunting and flags being put up.

  3. BBC film shows amazing 1950s mass Sheffield children's display for

    An archive film released by the BBC shows an impressive display put on by thousands of Sheffield children for the Queen and Prince Philip. The Royal couple visited the city on October 28, 1954 ...

  4. Special

    Barnsley, Rotherham, Sheffield.SV. Queen Elizabeth II and Duke of Edinburgh arrive at Barnsley Station and are greeted by Lord Scarborough the Lord Lieutenan...

  5. Royal visits to Sheffield

    Here's the Queen paying a visit to Hillsborough - 01/11/1954 . November so must have been freezing ! ... This was The Queen's first visit to Sheffield after her Coronation. I too remember it. When she was at SWFC, the song 'On Ilkley Moor baht 'at' was sung. Naturally she could not understand what that meant and asked for a translation.

  6. Remembering the Queen's visits to Yorkshire from 1949 to the autumn of

    Her first full-scale tour as Queen was in 1954, when she spent two days in Yorkshire's industrial heartland, touring Barnsley, Rotherham, Sheffield, Bradford, Batley, Morley and Leeds.

  7. A look back at the Queen's incredible visits to Yorkshire

    Most recently, the Queen made a visit 12 years ago on the show's 150th anniversary. Queen Elizabeth II meets wellwishers in St George's Square, Huddersfield on May 24, 2007 ... In October of 1954 she and Prince Philip visited Sheffield to attend schools and walk the streets to greet the people, only a couple of years after she was crowned Queen ...

  8. How many of these 10 royal visits to Sheffield and South Yorkshire do

    2. Prince Charles. Prince Charles visiting Chatsworth in 2015. Photo: JPI Media. Photo Sales. 3. Another visit. Princess Diana visits Riddings Community Centre in the early 1990s. Photo: JPI Media.


    The following is a British Gaumont newsreel which documents Queen Elizabeth and Prince Philip's trip to Sheffield in 1954. Title - Royal Tour The Queen in Yorkshire The film begins with shots of Barnsley station as the Royal steam train arrives. The Royals are greeted by the Earl of Scarborough the Lord Lieutenant of the West Riding.

  10. PDF Sources for the Study Royal Visits to Sheffield

    1954 Queen Elizabeth II and Philip, Duke of Edinburgh visit to River Don Works of English Steel Corporation, etc. 13-14 Mar ... 15 Nov 1966 Princess Margaret to visit Sheffield Cathedral 30 May 1967 Philip, Duke of Edinburgh to open Granville College 7 Feb 1969 Philip, Duke of Edinburgh opened the Engineering Industry Training

  11. Video special: How my dad filmed the Queen in Sheffield in 1954

    Mary and Joe married in Bradford in March 1952, a month after the death of King George VI and the Queen's accession and the following year as newly weds without their own television set they ...

  12. The Queens visit to Sheffield 1954

    Wed. Football ground , before we moved, shortly after King George V1 died in 1952. However I well remember a visit by Princess Elizabeth and Phillip before 1954 , circa 1951/1952 , where she paraded round Wednesday Football ground in an open Series One Land Rover, and of course we were dragged to see this spectacle given the day off school.

  13. WATCH: British Pathé archive footage of The Queen in the North East (1954)

    The Queen and Duke of Edinburgh visited Tynemouth, Wallsend, Newcastle, the Tyne Bridge & South Shields on her tour of the North East in 1954 nechronicle Load mobile navigation. News.

  14. The Queens visit to Sheffield 1954

    Yes Gmarshman it was 1954 when the Queen visited Sheffield and when I and many other schoolchildren marched on Sheff. Wed. football ground forming the Union Jack.It was a drizzly day I think in October. I remember afterwards walking up Herries road and through the wood towards Shirecliffe and home on longley ave. west, thinking I never saw the ...


    The University of Sheffield archive (GB-3041-US) Administrative Departments, 1905 - 2020 Records of the University President and Vice-Chancellor's Office, 1878 - 2010 ... INVITATIONS - Jubilee celebrations Queen's visit, 1954, GB / 3041 / US / VC / 2 / I / 14. The University of Sheffield archive, GB-3041-US. University Archive. https ...

  16. The Queen remembered

    The University of Sheffield extends its deepest sympathies and condolences to the Royal Family following the passing of Her Majesty, Queen Elizabeth II. Her Majesty holds a special place in our University history and affections, having paid royal visits to the University of Sheffield in 1954 and 2010. Over the coming days, we will be reflecting ...

  17. The Queen at Sheffield Wednesday

    Her 1986 visit was not the first time that Her Majesty had graced Hillsborough's halls though, with a trip to S6 some 30 years earlier in 1954 - for the Children's Display - seeing over ...

  18. The Queen's Visit To Sheffield 1954

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  19. Broken Hill remembers the Queen's visit in 1954

    The Queens's visit to Broken Hill drew international attention to the outback city and left an indelible mark on many who came out to welcome the young royal. Thursday 18, March 1954 was a day of ...

  20. Queen's Visit 1954

    Sheffield Wednesday Forums ; Sheffield Wednesday Matchday ; Queen's Visit 1954 ...

  21. Queen Elizabeth II: Remembering Her Majesty's visits to Sheffield and

    The Queen, accompanied by The Duke of Edinburgh, attend a service at Sheffield Cathedral today Thursday April 2nd. The Queen will hand out the traditional Maundy money. Every year at Easter, Her ...

  22. 1954 Royal Visit

    Wednesday 3 February 1954. Sydney. AM. The Queen and The Duke of Edinburgh arrive Sydney. PM. Official Call by the Governor-General and Lady Slim, s.s. Gothic. Official Call by the Governor of New South Wales, s.s. Gothic. Official Call by the Prime Minister and Dame Pattie Menzies, s.s. Gothic.