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British Leyland Speke plant closure

Title
British Leyland Speke plant closure
Genre
News report; Interview
TX Date
16 Feb 1978
Year of production
1978
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Duration
00:02:08
Description
Quinton McFarland reports on reaction in Liverpool to the proposed Speke assembly plant closure. Frank Banton, Transport Union Secretary at the No. 2 factory, gives his response to Chris Stocking.
Contributors
Quinton McFarland; Frank Banton; Chris Stocking
Keywords
Trade unions; Strikes; Labour disputes; Liverpool; British Leyland; Unemployment; Car industry; Motor vehicle industry; Michael Edwardes; Merseyside; Speke; Redundancies

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