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Tom Pendry on leaving the Whips Office

Title
Tom Pendry on leaving the Whips Office
Genre
Interview
TX Date
Jan 1977
Year of production
1977
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Duration
00:07:07
Description
Labour MP, Tom Pendry discusses why he has left the Whips Office after five years, saying that he wants to concentrate on constituency issues. Pendry describes how he is looking forward to returning to the backbenches but says he will remain a loyal member of the Labour Party. Male interviewer not identified (poss. Ed Boyle).
Contributors
Ed Boyle?; Tom Pendry
Keywords
Government; Labour Party; Parliament; Political allegiance; Roy Jenkins; Tom Pendry; Political behaviour

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