Politics - Margaret Thatcher - Racal Mobilcal - Reading
Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher tries out a two-way radio during her visit to Racal Mobilcal in Reading, during her pre-election visit to Berkshire. The company manufacturers communications equipment for the Ministry of Defence, particularly two-way radios for infantry such as were used in the Falklands War.
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Tornado Steam Locomotive
The new 3m steam locomotive Tornado passes Digwell viaduct in Digwell, Hertfordshire, as it heads towards London King's Cross station.
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Royalty - Queen Elizabeth II Visit to Ghana
Britain's Queen Elizabeth II meets Ghanian regional chiefs at a Durbar held in her honour at the Parliament in Accra, Ghana. The Queen and the Duke of Edinburgh, were welcomed by the 13 chiefs and eight Queen Mothers to the sound of drums and reggae music. *The Queen addressed Ghana s Parliament and underlined the importance of safeguarding multi-party democracy in the former West African British colony of Gold Coast and British Togoland.