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Scottish Timex pickets come to London

Title
Scottish Timex pickets come to London
Genre
Interview
TX Date
8 Sep 1993
Year of production
1993
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Duration
00:03:02
Description
David Kermode interviews William Leslie from the strike committee of Timex on striking workers from Dundee, Scotland picketing a non-unionised Timex factory in London and encouraging shoppers and workers outside Harrods to boycott Timex products, and their global campaign against Timex following being sacked for the dispute over wages and conditions. For Drivetime show.
Contributors
David Kermode; William Leslie
Keywords
London; Trade unions; Strikes; Labour disputes; Wages; Working conditions; Scotland; Violence; France; Dismissal from employment; Harrods; Feltham; Drivetime (radio programme); Dundee; Timex

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