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Reading Station, scene of train collision

Reading Station, scene of train collision
News report; Interview
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2 Aug 1990
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Investigators are at the scene of the train crash at Reading station in which at least 40 people were hurt. Interview with Pauline Bagley of the West Berkshire Health Authority who describes the mock-up of a train crash which had taken place at the station only a few months previously and how this helped today’s operation. Also with Peter Taylor, Chief Ambulance Officer for Berkshire; Peter Simmons of the Western Region Transport Users Consultative Committee; Dick Fern, Manager of Network SouthEast. Reporter is Jenny Chryss.
Peter Taylor; Jenny Chryss; Pauline Bagley; Peter Simmons; Dick Fern
Accidents; Emergency services; Hospitals; Berkshire; Railway stations; Trains; Training; Reading; Royal Berkshire Hospital

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