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French port strikes affect UK ferries

Title
French port strikes affect UK ferries
Genre
News report; Interview; Vox pop
TX Date
23 Feb 1995
Year of production
1995
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Duration
00:04:32
Description
Malcolm Brown reports on the French ferryworkers strike action against use of Polish workers by UK companies blocking French ports and affecting British holidaymakers. Speakers are Bernard Marchant, Meridian Ferries; French striker Jacques Barre; Brittany Ferries spokesman Tim Harrison; P and O spokesman Dave Wilson; RMT union spokesman Tony Satamera; and British holidaymakers.
Contributors
Malcolm Brown; Tim Harrison; Bernard Marchant; Jacques Barre; Dave Wilson; Tony Satamera
Keywords
Strikes; Labour disputes; Wages; UK; France; Poland; Ferries; Transport personnel; EU; Migrant workers

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