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Mp and His Party, An

Synopsis
The INSIDE BRITISH POLITICS series of seven programmes was compiled from an archive of material recorded by Granada Television since 1971. The presenter, the late John Mackintosh, was Professor of Politics at the University of Edinburgh and MP for Berwick and East Lothian. This programme deals with the story of Dick Taverne, a Labour MP who was rejected by his constituency party. He was in favour of voting for Britain’s entry into the Common Market - the Conservative line. Shows the relationship between MPs and their party members in the constituency they represent.
Series
Inside British Politics, Series
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Video; Videocassette. U-matic. col. 60 min.
Year of production
1977
Availability
Hire
Uses
1st-year constitutional law at LLB level, to amplify seminar work.*
Subjects
Politics & government
Keywords
Parliament; political parties

Credits

Director
Roger Graef
Producer
Brian Lapping
Writer
John Mackintosh
Cast
John Mackintosh 

Production Company

Name

Granada Television

Web
http://www.granadamedia.com External site opens in new window
Phone
020 7734 8080
Fax
020 7494 6280
Address
Non-Theatric Sales
36 Golden Square
London
W1R 4AH

Distributor

Name

Higher Education Film & Video Library

Email
services@bufvc.ac.uk
Web
http://bufvc.ac. External site opens in new window
Phone
020 7393 1503
Fax
020 7393 1555
Address
c/o British Universities Film & Video Council
77 Wells Street
London
W1T 3QJ
Notes
Catalogue available from British Universities Film & Video Council.

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