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Grunwick factory dispute

Title
Grunwick factory dispute
Genre
News report; Interview
TX Date
Unknown
Year of production
1977
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Duration
00:03:49
Description
Paul Woodley reports on the return to mass picketing on 19/10/77 at the Grunwick factory against union advice. Speaking are Jack Dromey of the strike committee on why the picket is necessary; Arthur Scargill on support of 1000 miners’ union members at the picket lines; George Ward, factory owner, unperturbed by the picket or union promises to cut off essential services to the factory.
Contributors
Paul Woodley; Arthur Scargill; George Ward; Jack Dromey
Keywords
London; Trade unions; Strikes; Labour disputes; Working conditions; NUM; Coal miners; Grunwick; APEX; Factory workers; Industrial plants; Strikes (events); Grunwick Strike (1976-1978)

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