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Mid-Staffordshire by-election

Title
Mid-Staffordshire by-election
Genre
News report; Interview; Vox pop; Speech
TX Date
19 Mar 1990
Year of production
1990
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Duration
00:04:30
Description
Paul Rowley reports on the Mid-Staffordshire by-election, the impact of the poll tax (community charge) and what the predicted Conservative Party loss could mean. Speakers are Environment Secretary Chris Patten; Labour Party health spokesman Robin Cook; Liberal Democrats MP Robert Maclennan; John Cartwright, SDP; Green Party spokesman David Icke; and voter’s opinions.
Contributors
Robin Cook; John Cartwright; Chris Patten; Paul Rowley; Robert Maclennan; David Icke
Keywords
Elections; Politics; Conservative Party; Political parties; Community charge; Local taxation; Election campaigns; Staffordshire; Electoral issues

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