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EEC membership debate

Title
EEC membership debate
Genre
News report; Press conference
TX Date
Unknown
Year of production
1975
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Duration
00:04:26
Description
Report on the EEC membership debate prior to a UK referendum. Includes excerpt from press conferences with Barbara Castle Secretary of State for Social Services producing a bag of shopping from Brussels and one from London to compare food prices and clothes prices as worn by a young relative, and housewife Vickie Krankshaw(?) replying with shopping from Oslo. Also Neil Martin of the anti-EEC group on his opinion poll to see if New Zealand wants us to stay in or leave Europe and Geoffrey Rippon on the dangers of leaving. Reporter not identified.
Contributors
Barbara Castle; Geoffrey Rippon; Neil Martin; Vickie Krankshaw(?)
Keywords
New Zealand; Wages; EEC; UK; Referenda; Europe; Public opinion polls; Shopping; Food prices; Membership

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