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Alternatives to the Post Office

Title
Alternatives to the Post Office
Genre
News report; Speech; Parliamentary debate
TX Date
3 Jun 1979
Year of production
1979
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Duration
00:02:23
Description
Report on a Parliamentary statement by UK Trade Secretary Sir Keith Joseph on Government proposals to end the Post Office monopoly if a current industrial dispute by postal workers continues. Includes a reply by Labour trade spokesman John Silkin. Female reporter not identified.
Contributors
John Silkin; Keith Joseph
Keywords
Government; Strikes; Labour disputes; Wages; Postal services; Monopolies; Post Office; Privatization

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