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Militant members walk out on disciplinary hearing

Title
Militant members walk out on disciplinary hearing
Genre
News report; Press conference; Speech
TX Date
26 Mar 1986
Year of production
1986
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Duration
00:01:59
Description
Report on a disciplinary meeting of the Labour Party National Executive Committee being abandoned after seven of the twelve Liverpool Militant Tendency members being interrogated walked out. Eric Heffer speaks to reporters and Derek Hatton to jubilant supporters, explaining why they walked out. Male reporter not identified.
Contributors
Eric Heffer; Derek Hatton
Keywords
Politics; Labour Party; Liverpool; Political parties; Politicians; Neil Kinnock; Tony Benn; Liverpool City Council; City councils; Felicity Dowling; Membership; Militant Tendency

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