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London ambulance workers support Poole’s leadership and vote against strike ballot

Title
London ambulance workers support Poole’s leadership and vote against strike ballot
Genre
News report; Interview; Vox pop
TX Date
23 Jan 1990
Year of production
1990
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Duration
00:04:16
Description
Following a shop stewards’ vote against a strike ballot, ambulance workers in north London express their total support for the leadership of Roger Poole, Secretary of Unison. Poole says union members will not be provoked into striking by Health Secretary, Kenneth Clarke. Margaret Shiels reports; male correspondent not identified.
Contributors
Margaret Shiels; Roger Poole
Keywords
Trade unions; Strikes; Labour disputes; Wages; Ambulance services; Ballots; Cabinet ministers; Kenneth Clarke; UNISON; London Ambulance Service; Paramedical personnel; Roger Poole; Shop stewards

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