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Last working day of GLC

Title
Last working day of GLC
Genre
News report; Interview; Speech
TX Date
28 Mar 1986
Year of production
1986
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Duration
00:04:36
Description
Elena Curti reports on the final working day of the Greater London Council, which is being disbanded. Includes interviews with GLC leader Ken Livingstone, on the work being spread to other organisations, and redundancies; GLC housing chairman on giving £37 million to the London area for housing maintenance; Neil Kinnock on local governance. Also a speech by Tony Banks, chairman, at the final council meeting, with a response by Alan Greengross, and Ken Livingstone proposing a vote of thanks to the GLC.
Contributors
Neil Kinnock; Ken Livingstone; Alan Greengross; Tony Banks; Elena Curti
Keywords
Politics; London; Local authorities; Local government; GLC; Public finance; Council housing; Housing maintenance; Governance; City councils

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