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08Jun90 UK: DECISION EXPECTED SOON ON WHETHER 'UNIVERSAL CITY' WILL BE BUILT AT RAINHAM MARSHES. (1 OF 2)

A decision on whether or not 'Universal City' will be built at Rainham Marshes or Paris is expected within weeks.The final decision on whether or not the film studio and theme park called 'Universal City' will be built at Rainham Marshes is expected within two to three weeks. Both Britain and France are competing to attract this development which, when built, is aiming to create some 20,000 jobs and attract around 5 million visitors a year.If the development goes ahead in Britain, ...

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