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British Leyland strike

Title
British Leyland strike
Genre
Interview
TX Date
Unknown
Year of production
1977
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Duration
00:03:27
Description
Jeff Rooker MP on the recent visit to the House of Commons of the British Leyland tool room workers’ strike committee to explain their case and why they are striking including demands for equal pay and recognition of skilled craftsmen. Interviewer not identified (poss. Ed Boyle).
Contributors
Jeff Rooker; Ed Boyle?
Keywords
Trade unions; Strikes; Labour disputes; Wages; Labour relations; British Leyland; Car industry; Motor vehicle industry; Equal pay; Collective bargaining; NEB; Tool and die makers

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