• Short Summary

    It is nearly two months since the Olympics finished in Montreal, Canada but the Games are still very much on the minds of the city's authorities.

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    It is nearly two months since the Olympics finished in Montreal, Canada but the Games are still very much on the minds of the city's authorities. Montreal ran up a huge debt in putting on the Olympics, with many of the stadia and sports sties still to be completed or re-adapted. One such is the stadium that held the athletic events during the recent Games. The original turf has been torn up and an artificial grass laid. On Sunday (26 September) the stadium was used for a North American rules football match -- its first use for non-Olympic event. Here's the story from Canadian reporter Fred Langon on the match between the Ottawa Roughriders and the Montreal Alouettes.

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    Film ID:
    VLVAEUH28N4FNR31ME2A596YQA1MH
    Media URN:
    VLVAEUH28N4FNR31ME2A596YQA1MH
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    29/09/1976
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:00:44:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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