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Olympic fundraising despite boycott

Title
Olympic fundraising despite boycott
Genre
Interview
TX Date
Unknown
Year of production
1980
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Duration
00:02:59
Description
Interview with a male speaker (poss. Labour MP and former sports minister Denis Howell) about raising funds for British athletes to enable them to compete in the 1980 Moscow Olympics in defiance of the Government’s boycotting of the event. Female interviewer not identified.
Contributors
Denis Howell?
Keywords
Sport; Sports competitions; Trade unions; UK; USSR; Fundraising; Economic sanctions; Olympic games; Athletes; Moscow

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