Bill to scrap GLC debated

Title
Bill to scrap GLC debated
Genre
News report; Parliamentary debate
TX Date
23 May 1984
Year of production
1984
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Duration
00:03:41
Description
Report on the long night’s debate during the third reading of the controversial bill to scrap the elections for the GLC and county councils. Includes Commons speeches by Liberal environment spokesman Simon Hughes; Environment Secretary Patrick Jenkin; Labour environment spokesman Jack Straw; Conservative MP Teddy Taylor. Male reporter not identified (poss. Peter Murphy or Peter Spencer).
Contributors
Patrick Jenkin; Jack Straw; Teddy Taylor; Simon Hughes
Keywords
Elections; London; Government; Labour Party; Parliamentary bills; Conservative Party; Liberal Party; GLC; Local elections; District councils; County councils

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