• Short Summary

    BRITAIN'S "BUCHANAN REPORT" ON TRAFFIC IN CITIES AND TOWNS WILL BE RELEASED ON WEDNESDAY.

    STUDIES BY?

  • Description

    BRITAIN'S "BUCHANAN REPORT" ON TRAFFIC IN CITIES AND TOWNS WILL BE RELEASED ON WEDNESDAY.

    STUDIES BY A TEAM LED BY PROFESSOR COLIN BUCHANAN WILL BE PUBLISHED - AND SOME SEVERE SHOCKS FOR MOTORISTS ARE EXPECTED.

    MOTORING CORRESPONDENTS IN ADVANCE OF THE REPORT SUGGEST IT WILL CONTAIN SWEEPING PROPOSALS FOR THE CONTROL AND ACCOMMODATION OF TRAFFIC INCLUDING URBAN MOTORWAYS IN LARGE CITIES, AND MULTI LEVEL DEVELOPMENT.

    THEY SUGGEST THE TEAM'S STUDIES WILL REVEAL THAT TOWNS ABOVE A CERTAIN SIZE HAVE A VERY CLEAR TRAFFIC ACCOMMODATION LIMIT.AND THAT EVEN TOWNS WITH FEWER THAN 80,000 RESIDENTS WILL NOT BE ABLE TO COPE WITH TRAFFIC GROWTH IN THE COMING FOUR DECADES UNLESS THEY ARE WILING TO INVEST IN COSTLY REDEVELOPMENT SCHEMES.

    FILM IN ADVANCE OF REPORT SHOWS LONDON MORNING TRAFFIC SCENES.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA3XR2E48OR2MSS5K7FHG4ZGVER
    Media URN:
    VLVA3XR2E48OR2MSS5K7FHG4ZGVER
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    25/11/1963
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:50:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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