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Windscale protest in London

Title
Windscale protest in London
Genre
News report; Speech; Music
TX Date
30 Apr 1978
Year of production
1978
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Duration
00:03:48
Description
Liberal MP David Penhaligon and National Union of Mineworkers leader Arthur Scargill speak at a London rally against the stepping-up of processing at the Windscale nuclear plant in Cumbria. Starts with singer Roy Harper playing at the demonstration. Male reporter not identified.
Contributors
Arthur Scargill; David Penhaligon; Roy Harper
Keywords
London; Trade unions; Terrorism; Terrorists; Demonstrations; Nuclear energy; Nuclear power stations; Radioactive wastes; Protest movements; Japan; Anti-nuclear movements; Nagasaki; Nuclear safety; Peace movements; Windscale; Plutonium

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