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Union co-operation with government

Title
Union co-operation with government
Genre
Interview
TX Date
10 Jul 1978
Year of production
1978
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Duration
00:04:15
Description
Interview with Sid Weighell of the NUR on union co-operation with the government on economic problems and union say in policy formation. Says unions should work with the government on wages and wage policy; some unions have refused to do so. Rail industry has many vacancies so not keen on early retirement and shorter working week proposed. Male interviewer not identified. In 2 clips.
Contributors
Sidney Weighell
Keywords
Politics; Trade unions; Wage policy; Labour; Economics; NUR; Railways; Railway workers; Economic policy

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