The British Pathé film shows a young girl being crowned in a ceremony in possibly the Bancroft Gardens.  She is then seen on her throne surrounded by her attendants processing along a thronging Church Street on waggon pulled by six cattle.

If you more information on this footage please contact us at news@stratford-herald.com.  A special commemorative issue on the First World War and its impact on Stratford and the surrounding towns and villages in this Thursday’s Herald.