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Fourth day of post office pickets in Liverpool

Title
Fourth day of post office pickets in Liverpool
Genre
Interview
TX Date
9 Sep 1988
Year of production
1988
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Duration
00:01:19
Description
Mark Alderton reports on the fourth day of mass picketing by post office workers in Liverpool over employment of casual workers, with a man being taken to the Royal Liverpool Hospital. Shouts of scab are heard. Union of Communication Workers (UCW) spokesman for Merseyside Billy Hayes calls for calm. Head postmaster Ian Gould has said temporary workers are not taking workers’ jobs. Originally on Radio City.
Contributors
Radio City; Billy Hayes; Mark Alderton
Keywords
Trade unions; Strikes; Labour disputes; Liverpool; Post Office; Merseyside; Union of Communication Workers; UCW; Royal Liverpool Hospital; Ian Gould

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