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Grunwick factory dispute - Maurice Jones arrest

Title
Grunwick factory dispute - Maurice Jones arrest
Genre
Interview
TX Date
Unknown
Year of production
1977
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Duration
00:03:17
Description
Arthur Scargill speaks on allegations in a letter to him by Yorkshire Miner editor Maurice Jones of police threats at Wembley Police Station after his arrest on the picket line at the Grunwick factory, and Jones’ seeking of political asylum in East Germany. Calls for inquiry by Home Secretary. Interviewer not identified (poss. Jill Lourie).
Contributors
Arthur Scargill; Jill Lourie?
Keywords
London; Trade unions; Strikes; Labour disputes; Police; Asylum; Allegations; Grunwick; Maurice Jones; Industrial plants; Arrests; German DR; Police stations; Wembley; Letters (documents); Strikes (events); Grunwick Strike (1976-1978)

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