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Derrick Fullick on BR privatisation

Title
Derrick Fullick on BR privatisation
Genre
News report; Interview
TX Date
22 Jan 1993
Year of production
1993
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Duration
00:06:35
Description
Angela Rippon reports on her Drivetime show on trade union and opposition party criticism of the Railways Bill which sets out government proposals for the privatisation of the railways. Includes her interview with the General Secretary of ASLEF, Derrick Fullick, whose members are against the BR sell-off. Fullick criticises the lack of investment in the railways and argues private operators will increase fares and reduce safety.
Contributors
Angela Rippon; Derrick Fullick
Keywords
Trade unions; Parliamentary bills; British Rail; ASLEF; Railways; Privatization; Rail safety; Railway services; Fares; Franchise; Drivetime (radio programme)

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