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Canary Wharf construction

Title
Canary Wharf construction
Genre
News report; Interview; Press conference
TX Date
3 Oct 1991
Year of production
1991
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Duration
00:05:06
Description
Peter Plisner reports back from the radio car from Canary Wharf, which is under construction and has been visited by Prime Minister John Major and Environment Secretary Michael Heseltine today. With comment from Prime Minister John Major and Michael Dennis, Managing Director of Olympia and Wharf who are the developers. Dennis defends the project after criticisms. Male studio reporter poss. Mike Carlton.
Contributors
John Major; Peter Plisner; Mike Carlton?; Michael Dennis
Keywords
London; Public transport; Building construction; Urban development; Canary Wharf; Docklands Light Railway; East London; Light railways

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