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Timex strike

Title
Timex strike
Genre
Speech
TX Date
23 Mar 1993
Year of production
1993
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Duration
00:00:20
Description
Trade union leader William Leslie on a picket line outside the Timex electronics factory in Dundee where violence broke out, shouting his case against the Conservative government and their anti-union legislation. Timex failed in a court bid last week to outlaw mass meetings outside the factory.
Contributors
William Leslie
Keywords
Trade unions; Strikes; Labour disputes; Conservative Party; Scotland; Industrial plants; Dundee; Timex

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