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Kings Cross fire disaster

Title
Kings Cross fire disaster
Genre
Press conference
TX Date
19 Nov 1987
Year of production
1987
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Duration
00:02:36
Description
Transport Secretary Paul Channon has launched an inquiry into the Kings Cross Underground fire. He commends the emergency services for doing a magnificent job, speaking to reporters as he visited the scene a few hours after the fire, but refuses to speculate on the cause of the fire.
Contributors
Paul Channon
Keywords
London; Emergency services; Fires; Underground railway networks; Fire services; Rescue work; Underground railway stations; Kings Cross Underground fire (1987)

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