DIANNE BUT­LER OUT OF THE BOX

Herald Sun - Switched On - - Monday - A JU­BILEE TRIB­UTE TO THE QUEEN BY THE PRINCE OF WALES, ABC1, 8.30pm

SO there are two things here: the ‘‘ amus­ing and touch­ing’’ (as Charles de­scribes them) fam­ily home movies, shot over decades of fairly ex­tra­or­di­nary yet also very or­di­nary out­ings. But then we also have a mas­sive his­tor­i­cal doc­u­ment from a head of state. For in­stance: Charles and Anne rolling on a bank he sus­pects ev­ery gen­er­a­tion of chil­dren in the fam­ily also did, ‘‘ in­clud­ing Queen Vic­to­ria’s’’. His mother’s (‘‘mama’s’’) Coro­na­tion footage, (the prepa­ra­tions for him were far more vivid than the ac­tual oc­ca­sion, he says.) Re­lax­ing at Bal­moral with Win­ston Churchill.

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