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Ken Livingstone GLC abolition by-election

Title
Ken Livingstone GLC abolition by-election
Genre
News report; Interview
TX Date
20 Jun 1984
Year of production
1984
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Duration
00:02:49
Description
Elena Curti reports on GLC leader Ken Livingstone’s hope to resign from his seat over the Government’s decision to scrap the GLC to force a by-election over abolition. Includes interviews with chair of his local party Margaret Lynch and Ken Livingstone.
Contributors
Ken Livingstone; Elena Curti; Margaret Lynch
Keywords
Elections; Politics; London; Local government; Labour Party; GLC; Councils; Local elections; Governance; Central government; Ken Livingstone; Centralization

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