British Leyland staff cuts

Title
British Leyland staff cuts
Genre
News report; Press conference; Speech
TX Date
16 Oct 1978
Year of production
1978
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Duration
00:02:05
Description
Rita Carter reports on British Leyland chairman Michael Edwardes’s planned job cuts and the meeting between BL management and the unions over the way the cuts were announced in the press. Includes press statement by union leader Grenville Hawley.
Contributors
Rita Carter; Grenville Hawley
Keywords
Trade unions; Cost reduction; Labour relations; British Leyland; Car industry; Motor vehicle industry; Motor vehicle industry workers; Employment; Michael Edwardes; Press coverage

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