Apollo 11 - The Cornwall Connection

Nick Dent speaks to former Cable and Wireless employees, John Packer and Peter Johnson, who travelled to the remote southern Atlantic Ascension Island to work on the Earth Station there supporting the NASA Apollo moon missions. Both men now work as volunteers at the Telegraph Museum Porthcurno and share their memories of this momentous occasion half a century ago.

First broadcast on Saturday 20th July 2019 at 12:15 BST. Uploaded on Friday 2nd August 2019 at 15:31 BST
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