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Gormley on miners’ pay offer

Title
Gormley on miners’ pay offer
Genre
Interview
TX Date
1 Feb 1979
Year of production
1979
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Duration
00:04:56
Description
President of the NUM, Joe Gormley, states he is optimistic the miners will receive the right settlement, to get them over the next two years - difficult years, due to the government’s indecision as far as importing cheaper coal, or mining in Britain, is concerned.
Contributors
Joe Gormley
Keywords
Trade unions; Strikes; Labour disputes; Wages; Imports; Coal mining; NUM; Coal industry; Coal miners

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