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TUC report by Mark Mardell

Title
TUC report by Mark Mardell
Genre
News report; Speech
TX Date
Sep 1986
Year of production
1986
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Duration
00:05:19
Description
Mark Mardell reports on the Trades Union Congress conference. Includes excerpts of speeches by TUC General Secretary Norman Willis, NUM leader Arthur Scargill, Frank Chapman of the electricians’ union, NGA leader Tony Dubbins, TGWU leader Ron Todd, NUPE General Secretary, Rodney Bickerstaffe, Labour leader Neil Kinnock and TUC President Ken Gill. Conference voted for a policy to halt the Government’s current nuclear programme. Other issues debated include minimum wage policy and nuclear power.
Contributors
Arthur Scargill; Ken Gill; Neil Kinnock; Frank Chapman; Mark Mardell; Ron Todd; Eric Hammond; Norman Willis; Tony Dubbins; Rodney Bickerstaffe
Keywords
Trade unions; Government; TGWU; Wages; Wage policy; TUC; NUPE; NGA; Conferences; Nuclear energy; NUM; EEPTU; Nuclear energy policy

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