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St Lucia gains independence

Title
St Lucia gains independence
Genre
News report; Interview
TX Date
21 Feb 1979
Year of production
1979
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Duration
00:03:24
Description
Barbara Groom reports on the end of British rule of Caribbean island, St Lucia, following the official announcement of the country’s independence and her joining of the Commonwealth. Includes interview with Dr Lucius Thomas.
Contributors
Barbara Groom; Lucius Thomas
Keywords
UK; Great Britain; Commonwealth of Nations; Commonwealth countries; Independence; Caribbean; St Lucia; Windward Islands

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