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Grand Theatre, visit of HM Queen Elizabeth II


Subject ID:
2018517_176655
Location:
City Centre
Subject Year:
1958
Class number:
942.75 Y82L Press Photographs (Y.E.N.)
Grand Theatre, visit of HM Queen Elizabeth II
Description:
17th October 1958. View shows HM Queen Elizabeth II, accompanied by Mr D. L. Webster, and by Mr J. Lyons, Chairman of the Executive Committee of the Leeds Triennial Musical Festival, meeting members of the cast of Handel's opera "Samson" at the Grand Theatre, as part of the centenary celebrations of the Musical Festival. This two-day visit to Leeds by The Queen and the Duke of Edinburgh also included attending a concert at the Town Hall.

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