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No need for panic buying

Title
No need for panic buying
Genre
Interview
TX Date
19 Jan 1979
Year of production
1979
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Duration
00:03:42
Description
Minister for Agriculture, Fisheries and Food, John Silkin urges calm, and claims there is no need for panic buying in the current (lorry drivers?) strikes. He voices his optimism a national state of emergency will not ensue. Male interviewer not identified.
Contributors
John Silkin
Keywords
Politics; Strikes; Truck drivers; Haulage; Hauliers; Labour disputes; Food supply; Prices; Economics

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