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Sutton challenge to Shirley Williams

Title
Sutton challenge to Shirley Williams
Genre
Interview
TX Date
3 May 1978
Year of production
1978
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Duration
00:03:26
Description
Unidentified male speaker (presumably a local authority spokesman) on a legal challenge by the London Borough of Sutton to Education Secretary Shirley Williams, over an early end to selective education in the borough (i.e. by 1980). Sutton is seeking an originating summons from the Chancery Division of the High Court. Male interviewer not identified.
Contributors
None Identified
Keywords
London; Legal procedure; Local authorities; Education; Shirley Williams; Comprehensive schools; Grammar schools; Schools; Sutton; High courts; Sutton Borough Council; Education Act 1973

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