ABC Evening News for Thursday, Jan 18, 1973
View other clips in this broadcast →
Material supplied by VTNA may be used for educational analysis or research only. Any editing, reproduction, publication, rebroadcast, public showing or public display may be prohibited by copyright laws.
(Studio) Britain's Thames River was polluted. Now has been cleaned up.
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith
(Hanley-on-the-Thames, Eng.) Thames River used to be so polluted that fish couldn't live in it. Now it has improved greatly. Early this year Britain launches big, expensive program to clean up rivers. [Undersecretary State for Environment Eldon GRIFFIThigh school - says in future river water will be used as drinking water.] Conditions now improving.
REPORTER: George Watson
Note to sponsor members: The Vanderbilt Television News Archive video player requires a modern operating system and browser to work properly. If you are experiencing playback problems, check the minimum requirements and adjust your setup accordingly. After adjustments, if you continue to experience problems, please contact us.
Welcome! Above is the abstract of the item that you're interested in viewing from the Vanderbilt Television News Archive's collection. You have three options if you'd like to view this item:
If you believe that you are associated with a sponsoring college or university and have received this message in error, please let us know.