• Short Summary

    UK: THE WORLD'S FIRST HIGH POWER CIVIL NUCLEAR POWER STATIONS WERE OPENED ON 5TH APRIL AT BRADWELL, ESSEX, AND AT BERKELEY, BETWEEN GLOUCESTER AND BRISTOL.

  • Description

    1.
    GV BRADWELL POWER STATION (3 SHOTS)
    0.23

    2.
    SV CHINESE PARTY ARRIVE AND ARE GREETED (4 SHOTS)
    0.44

    3.
    LV PARTY AROUND OFFICIAL
    0.52

    4.
    LV PARTY WALK TOWARDS BUILDING
    1.01

    5.
    SV DITTO (2 SHOTS)
    1.17

    6.
    LV PARTY IN REACTOR PILE CAP HALL
    1.25

    7.
    CU REACTOR DIAGRAM
    1.27

    8.
    LV PART OF APPARATUS
    1.32

    9.
    SV MR WEEKS, STATION SUPERINTENDENT, SHOWS FUEL ELEMENT TO CHEN YANG, DEPUTY DIRECTOR OF CHINA NATIONAL MACHINERY CORPORATION (2 SHOTS)
    1.45

    10.
    SV NUCLEAR TECHNICIAN MEASURES THE NEUTRON FLUX IN THE REACTOR
    1.54

    11.
    SCU CHEN YANG WITH GEIGER COUNTER
    2.05

    12.
    LV PARTY IN DETECTION ROOM (4 SHOTS)
    2.26

    13.
    SV PARTY IN BOILER HOUSE
    2.36

    14.
    SCU CONTROL ROD DIAGRAM, PAN TO CONTROL ROD ROOM
    2.43

    15.
    CU CHEN YANG
    2.50

    16.
    CU PARTY EXAMINE APPARATUS
    2.57

    17.
    LV PARTY LOOK AT CIRCULATOR HALL
    3.04

    18.
    SV PARTY ENTER MAIN TURBINE HALL (3 SHOTS)
    3.25

    19.
    GV PARTY IN MAIN CONTROL PANEL
    3.32

    20.
    CU CHEN YANG LOOKS AT CONTROL PANEL
    3.35

    21.
    CU CONTROL PANEL
    3.39

    22.
    SV CHEN YANG SHAKES HANDS WITH OFFICIAL
    3.43



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    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: UK: THE WORLD'S FIRST HIGH POWER CIVIL NUCLEAR POWER STATIONS WERE OPENED ON 5TH APRIL AT BRADWELL, ESSEX, AND AT BERKELEY, BETWEEN GLOUCESTER AND BRISTOL.TODAY (THURSDAY), THE STATION AT BRADWELL WAS VISITED BY THE DELEGATION FROM THE CHINESE PEOPLE'S REPUBLIC, NOW IN BRITAIN UNDER THE LEADERSHIP OF MR LU HSU-CHANG.

    WHEN THE DUKE OF EDINBURGH PERFORMED THE DUAL OPENING OF THE POWER STATIONS LAST WEEK, HE DESCRIBED THEM AS A TRIUMPH OF RESEARCH AND ENGINEERING.THE PROJECTS, TOO, BROKE NEW GROUND IN A DOZEN TECHNOLOGIES WHICH EXERCISED THE SKILL AND INGENUITY OF WORKSHOPS ALL OVER THE WORLD.

    THE CHINESE DELEGATION IS ON A GOOD-WILL VISIT TO BRITAIN A GUESTS OF THE GOVERNMENT.IT IS THOUGHT THAT THE TOUR IS OF AN EXPLORATORY NATURE, AND WHILE IT IS NOT EXPECTED THAT ANY ACTUAL TRADE NEGOTIATIONS WILL BE CONDUCTED, MR.LU HSU-CHANG WILL BE MEETING BRITISH MINISTERS FOR INFORMAL DISCUSSIONS ON THE PROMOTION OF SINO-BRITISH TRADE.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVADD0VP2U62BFZ98QE0G8WU2RIR
    Media URN:
    VLVADD0VP2U62BFZ98QE0G8WU2RIR
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    11/04/1963
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:44:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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