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Lorry driver strikes

Title
Lorry driver strikes
Genre
News report; Interview
TX Date
11 Jan 1979
Year of production
1979
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Duration
00:04:09
Description
Report on the effect of the lorry drivers strike on the newspaper industry. Including interviews with Larry Lamb who explains why the Sun newspaper is reduced in size during the strike; Barry Warwick from the Daily Mirror on the impact on his paper; Rick McNeal from the Daily Express on the cuts in the paper. Female reporter not identified.
Contributors
Larry Lamb; Barry Warwick; Rick McNeal
Keywords
Transport; Trade unions; Industry; Strikes; Truck drivers; Haulage; Hauliers; Supply and demand; Newspapers; Newsprint; The Sun; Daily Mirror; Daily Express

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