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Ray Buckton on union prospects after Conservative election victory

Title
Ray Buckton on union prospects after Conservative election victory
Genre
Interview
TX Date
4 May 1979
Year of production
1979
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Duration
00:01:16
Description
Ray Buckton, leader of the Associated Society of Locomotive Engineers and Firemen (ASLEF), regrets the change of government following the Conservative Party’s general election victory, and warns of difficult relations between the trade union movement and the Conservatives should the latter pursue their intended policies. Male interviewer not identified.
Contributors
Ray Buckton
Keywords
Elections; Trade unions; Government; Conservative Party; Political parties; General elections

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