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Michael Howard discusses water prices

Title
Michael Howard discusses water prices
Genre
Interview
TX Date
7 Feb 1989
Year of production
1989
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Duration
00:02:08
Description
Minister for Water Michael Howard says he may take steps to ensure private water companies don’t increase their charges by more than ten percent. He speaks after meeting two representatives of the Water Companies Association who told him companies want to put up their bills by up to 50 percent before the water industry is privatised. After privatisation the government can control their prices. Female interviewer not identified.
Contributors
Michael Howard
Keywords
Water supply; Privatization; Prices legislation; Water companies

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