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Rail privatisation timetable outlined

Title
Rail privatisation timetable outlined
Genre
News report; Interview; Speech
TX Date
24 Nov 1994
Year of production
1994
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Duration
00:02:51
Description
Lizzie Knight reports on the Government outlining its plans for the privatisation of rail services, starting with Railtrack, and reaction to them. Includes House of Commons speech by Transport Secretary, Brian Mawhinnney; interviews with Railtrack Chairman, Robert Horton; Shadow Transport Spokesman, Michael Meacher; RMT union leader Jimmy Knapp.
Contributors
Michael Meacher; Lizzie Knight; Jimmy Knapp; Brian Mawhinney; Robert Horton
Keywords
Trade unions; Railways; Privatization; Railway services; RMT; Railtrack; Private finance

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