• Short Summary

    THE NEW BRITISH EMBASSY BUILDING IN MADRID WAS OPENED YESTERDAY (SATURDAY) BY THE BRITISH AMBASSADOR, SIR ALAN WILLIAMS, K.

  • Description

    THE NEW BRITISH EMBASSY BUILDING IN MADRID WAS OPENED YESTERDAY (SATURDAY) BY THE BRITISH AMBASSADOR, SIR ALAN WILLIAMS, K.C.M.G. COMPLETED WITHIN TWO YEARS BY A FIRM OF BRITISH CONTRACTORS, IT HAS COST GBP400,000.

    THE NEW BUILDING IS IN THE SHAPE OF A BULLRING, AND SUPPORTED ON TEN-FOOT REINFORCED CONCRETE PILLARS. OFFICE SPACE IS LOCATED ON THE 2ND, 3RD AND 4TH FLOORS AND THERE IS FULL AIR-CONDITIONING THROUGHOUT.

    THERE IS A FOUNTAIN IN THE CENTRY COURTYARD, AND THE BUILDING HAS A SWIMMING POOL, GARAGE, A LIBRARY, CINEMA AND RADIO STUDIO.

    THE NEW EMBASSY IS BUILT ON THE SITE OF THE OLD BRITISH EMBASSY.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA9B6DM2TPG3OURGEACGCUSDWIL
    Media URN:
    VLVA9B6DM2TPG3OURGEACGCUSDWIL
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    23/10/1966
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:12:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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