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Security stepped up to protect Olympic power supply

Deep in the heart of Hertfordshire, it will effectively power the Olympic Games but until recently its security has been rather low-key.

London Tonight has learned, however, that safeguards at the gas plant supplying the Olympic Park are getting a massive upgrade - ready to counter a possible terrorist attack.

After 18 years with fairly minimal barriers, around 100 workers are now on site ensuring the station will be protected by the latest technology.

Marcus Powell has the details.

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