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Grunwick factory dispute

Title
Grunwick factory dispute
Genre
News report; Interview; Special
TX Date
Unknown
Year of production
1977
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Duration
00:02:30
Description
Report on the second day of mass picketing at Grunwick where the 10-month long labour dispute continues. We hear strikers chanting and police appealing for calm through a loud-hailer. Chris Wright of union APEX is concerned over revolutionaries stirring up trouble amongst the strikers and special patrols of police being deployed. Reporter not identified (poss. Steve Harvey).
Contributors
Chris Wright; Steve Harvey?
Keywords
London; Trade unions; Strikes; Labour disputes; Police; Violence; Employee rights; Policing practice; Grunwick; APEX; Industrial plants; Strikes (events); Grunwick Strike (1976-1978)

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