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Channel fixed link schemes

Title
Channel fixed link schemes
Genre
News report; Interview
TX Date
Unknown
Year of production
1985
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Duration
00:06:19
Description
Report on the last day for the submission of schemes to construct a Channel crossing fixed link between England and France, and the contest between consortia Euroroute, Channel Tunnel Group and Eurobridge, with a possible late entry by British Ferries. Includes interviews on the different schemes with Trafalgar House Chairman Sir Nigel Broackes of Eurororoute; former British ambassador to Washington Nicholas Henderson of the Channel Tunnel Group; Lord Layton, Michael Layton, of Eurobridge. Male reporter not identified.
Contributors
Nicholas Henderson; Nigel Broackes; Michael Layton
Keywords
UK; Roads; Railways; France; Motorways; Bridges; Channel tunnels; Channel Tunnel Group; EuroRoute; Eurobridge; British Ferries; Viaducts

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