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London squatters evicted

Title
London squatters evicted
Genre
News report; Interview; Speech
TX Date
15 Oct 1975
Year of production
1975
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Duration
00:04:24
Description
The GLC has arranged new accommodation for squatters at Elgin Avenue, Paddington, London. This report describes the scenes as squatters are evicted from illegal accommodation. Interview with Undersheriff Michael Harris, who is faintly critical of the way the GLC is handling the matter. The speakers also include squatters: Graham Waters and Piers Corbyn. Male reporter not identified.
Contributors
Michael Harris
Keywords
Housing; GLC; Homelessness; Accommodation; Squatters; Graham Waters; Piers Corbyn

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