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Thatcher’s intervention in rail pay talks

Title
Thatcher’s intervention in rail pay talks
Genre
Speech; Parliamentary debate
TX Date
7 Jun 1984
Year of production
1984
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Duration
00:01:33
Description
Rowdy Parliamentary debate on the Government and Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher’s intervention in rail pay talks. Speakers include Leader of the House John Biffen; Roy Mason MP; Peter Shore MP.
Further information
http://hansard.millbanksystems.com/commons/1984/jun/07/engagements
Contributors
Peter Shore; John Biffen; Roy Mason
Keywords
Politics; Government; Labour Party; Strikes; Labour disputes; Margaret Thatcher; British Rail; Conservative Party; Coal miners; Coal Strike (1984-1985); Robert Reid; Strikes (events)

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