A visit from the Queen

Tony and Sonia Waterton remember Hemel Hempstead hosting a visit from Queen Elizabeth II

The Dacorum Heritage Trust Ltd.

Where the Watertons lived, with Sonia's parents, after getting married

Transcript:

(S): When she came to lay the foundation stone in Queen’s Square, I was there, walked round from Adeyfield Gardens to see her.

(T): Well, of course, at the time when she was going to come initially she was Elizabeth…

(T) and (S): She was a Princess…

(T): And then her father died.

(S): I was very impressed by her dress…

(T): I don’t remember it…

(S): Well you didn’t see it, you only saw pictures of her, I actually saw her.

(T): Oh well there you go…

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