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The Opening of the Severn Bridge

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by Her Majesty The Queen
Outside broadcast cameras cover the ceremonies on the toll plaza at Aust in Gloucestershire, at the Newhouse Roundabout in Monmouthshire, and the Royal Procession across Britain's second longest suspension bridge, linking England with Wales.
From Wales and the West
See page 39
(to 12.00)

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Commentator: Tom Fleming
Commentator: Alun Williams
Commentator: Tom Salmon
Television Presentation: Selwyn Roderick
Television Presentation: Peter Bale

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The Opening of the Severn Bridge

BBC One London, 8 September 1966 10.30






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