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15th Commonwealth Games end in Canada

Title
15th Commonwealth Games end in Canada
Genre
News report; Vox pop; Speech
TX Date
28 Aug 1994
Year of production
1994
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Duration
00:04:02
Description
Glyn Perkins reports on the end of the fifteenth Commonwealth Games in Victoria, British Columbia, Canada. The event has received a mixed reception with lurid headlines about drug abuse and rows over disabled athletes. Includes recordings of television reports from the Games; vox pop with local residents.
Contributors
Glyn Perkins
Keywords
Sport; Sports competitions; Press; Canada; Athletics; Disabled persons; Drug abuse; Mass media; Athletes; Commonwealth games; Victoria; British Columbia

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