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British Leyland toolroom workers’ dispute

Title
British Leyland toolroom workers’ dispute
Genre
News report; Interview
TX Date
Unknown
Year of production
1977
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Duration
00:03:50
Description
Report on Pat Lowry, British Leyland Personnel Manager’s statement giving an ultimatum to toolworkers to end their strike or lose their jobs. Issues they are striking on include equality of wages across jobs. Speaks to trade union representative on their statement urging men to return to work. Presenter unidentified.
Contributors
Patrick Lowry
Keywords
Trade unions; Strikes; Labour disputes; Wages; British Leyland; Car industry; Motor vehicle industry; NEB; Tool and die makers

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