Bomb in the post

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BBC One. First broadcast: 30 June 1969

The day before the investiture of Prince Charles, an explosion occurred at a post office in Cardiff. Post office worker Trevor Pearson describes the events that contributed to a nervous nation ahead of the investiture.

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