Referendum moments: First trickles of North Sea oil
Energy Secretary Tony Benn boarded a tanker in the North Sea to ceremonially mark the first delivery to shore from UK oil fields. The first jugful from the Argyll field took nearly a decade to arrive, at a cost of £3,000m.
Clip taken from BBC News, first broadcast 18 June 1975
15 Sep 2014
- From the section UK Politics