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Series

Series Name
Pathe News

Issue

Issue No.
69/65
Date Released
10 Aug 1969
Stories in this Issue:
  1. 1(Untitled record)
  2. 2(Untitled record)
  3. 3(Untitled record)
  4. 4(Untitled record)
  5. 5Technicolor - Special

Story

Story No. within this Issue
3 / 5
Summary
The GPO’s £5 million earth station at Goonhilly received its first official opening by Postmaster General John Stonehouse. The direct link TV pictures with Japan marked the opening - an impressive step forward in international communications.
Keywords
Politics and government; Communications; Science and technology
Locations
Cornwall
Credits:
Camera
Pat Whitaker
Length of story (in feet)
98
Story extras:
Film clip

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Name
British Pathe Ltd
Email
info@britishpathe.com
Web
https://www.britishpathe.com/
Phone
0207 665 8340
Address
3.29 Canterbury Court
1-3 Brixton Road
London
SW9 6DE
Notes
Pathe now also handles the Reuters Historical Collection, which includes the British Paramount, Empire British, Gaumont Graphic and Gaumont British newsreels.
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