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Douglas Hurd on radio programme ban

Title
Douglas Hurd on radio programme ban
Genre
Interview
TX Date
2 Mar 1988
Year of production
1988
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Duration
00:01:04
Description
Exclusive LBC interview with Douglas Hurd, Home Secretary defending the government’s decision to ban the BBC radio programme My Country Right or Wrong that featured former members of the British security forces despite the ban being later withdrawn. Male interviewer not identified. For AM programme.
Contributors
Douglas Hurd
Keywords
Government; Right to information; BBC; Roy Hattersley; Freedom of the press; State security; Intelligence service; Radio programmes; AM (radio programme); Injunctions; My Country Right or Wrong

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