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CLIP 7847

Traffic jams in Toome, Northern Ireland

Traffic jams in Toome,  Northern Ireland

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Key Info
  • Traffic jams in Toome, Northern Ireland
  • Duration: 00:57
  • A news report about traffic problems in the village of Toome in Northern Ireland. In spite of the building of a new bridge, the village of Toome in Northern Ireland continues to endure traffic problems. First broadcast on BBC NI Newsline on 29 April 2004
  • Subject:



    Transport and Communications

  • Keywords: traffic, Northern Ireland, Toome
Ideas for use in class
  • Could be used as an example of the causes and consequences of an environmental event making the news. Select three places in Northern Ireland. Plan an environmentally-friendly way of reaching each of these destinations - i.e. without a car. Compare the time it would take to travel to these places by car and by the environmentally friendly alternatives. Discuss the findings for land Use and economic activity.
Background details
  • Clip language : English
  • Aspect ratio : 16x9

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