• Short Summary

    SOUTH AFRICA'S SPRINGBOK RUGBY TEAM ARRIVED IN BRITAIN TODAY TO BEGIN 25-MATCH TOUR THAT IS LIKELY TO BE MARKED BY DEMONSTRATIONS AGAINST APARTHEID.

  • Description

    SOUTH AFRICA'S SPRINGBOK RUGBY TEAM ARRIVED IN BRITAIN TODAY TO BEGIN 25-MATCH TOUR THAT IS LIKELY TO BE MARKED BY DEMONSTRATIONS AGAINST APARTHEID.

    STUDENTS HAVE THREATENED TO HOUND THE SOUTH AFRICAN TEAM IN BRITAIN AND THEY STAGED A SMALL DEMONSTRATION AT THE AIRPORT WHEN THE TEAM ARRIVED.

    HOWEVER, THE SOUTH AFRICANS HAVE BRUSHED ASIDE THE THREAT OF DEMONSTRATIONS AND TEAM CAPTAIN DAWIE DE VILLIERS TOLD REPORTERS... "WE HAVE COME TO PLAY RUGBY AND NOT WORRY ABOUT POLITICS."
    THE TEAM EXPECTS TO GET DOWN TO TRAINING TOMORROW (31 OCT).

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA3EZB4BEQ727U62UW0M2MJIJMZ
    Media URN:
    VLVA3EZB4BEQ727U62UW0M2MJIJMZ
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    30/10/1969
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:54:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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