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Debate on union membership at GCHQ

Title
Debate on union membership at GCHQ
Genre
News report; Parliamentary debate
TX Date
16 Feb 1984
Year of production
1984
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Duration
00:02:08
Description
Report on Prime Minister’s Question Time focusing on the government decision to ban GCHQ employees from trade union membership. Commons speeches from Labour Party leader, Neil Kinnock; Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher; Employment committee member and Conservative MP John Gorst. Male reporter not identified.
Contributors
Margaret Thatcher; Neil Kinnock; John Gorst
Keywords
Politics; Legislation; Trade unions; Government; Conservative Party; State security; Civil and political rights; Intelligence service; Security; GCHQ; Trade union members

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