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Broadcasting House now safe from legionnaires’ disease

Title
Broadcasting House now safe from legionnaires’ disease
Genre
Interview
TX Date
3 May 1988
Year of production
1988
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Duration
00:01:17
Description
The BBC says Broadcasting House in Portland Place, where five people contracted the killer legionnaires’ disease, is now safe. A further fifteen suspected cases are being investigated. Managing Director of BBC Radio, David Hatch says checks are still being made on the cooling towers, but the building is almost 100 per cent safe. Female interviewer not identified.
Contributors
David Hatch
Keywords
London; Health; BBC; Diseases; Legionnaires’ disease; Broadcasting House

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