• News Feeds
Page last updated at 08:24 GMT, Wednesday, 8 September 2010 09:24 UK

Torrey Canyon legacy still haunts Guernsey


The island of Guernsey is still marred by a lake of oil that left behind from the Torrey Canyon tanker disaster that ran aground off the south west coast of England in 1967.

BBC's correspondent Mike Williams went to see how efforts are finally being made to tackle the remains of that large-scale oil disaster.

Get in touch with Today via email , Twitter or Facebook or text us on 84844.


Story Tools


Sign in

BBC navigation

Copyright © 2017 BBC. The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites. Read more.

This page is best viewed in an up-to-date web browser with style sheets (CSS) enabled. While you will be able to view the content of this page in your current browser, you will not be able to get the full visual experience. Please consider upgrading your browser software or enabling style sheets (CSS) if you are able to do so.

Americas Africa Europe Middle East South Asia Asia Pacific