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British Leyland toolroom workers’ dispute

Title
British Leyland toolroom workers’ dispute
Genre
News report; Speech
TX Date
Unknown
Year of production
1977
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Duration
00:02:01
Description
British Leyland Personnel Manager Pat Lowry makes a statement and gives an ultimatum. BL management have set up two working groups to work on collective bargaining problems and equality of wages across similar jobs and suggest that as problems will now be dealt with, toolmakers should stop their strike or will lose their jobs.
Contributors
Patrick Lowry
Keywords
Trade unions; Strikes; Labour disputes; Wages; British Leyland; Car industry; Motor vehicle industry; Collective bargaining; NEB; Tool and die makers

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