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Labour conference - Contempt proceedings

Title
Labour conference - Contempt proceedings
Genre
Interview
TX Date
Oct 1984
Year of production
1984
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Duration
00:03:03
Description
Interview with an unidentified male delegate (poss. Moss Evans, TGWU) on possibly placing the Labour Party conference in Liverpool in contempt of court because of remarks on miners’ strike following a court decision it is illegal. He also comments on the presence of Daily Express journalists being in the hall when NUM President Arthur Scargill was served a writ. Male interviewer not identified (poss. Neil Mainland).
Contributors
Moss Evans?; Neil Mainland?
Keywords
Politics; Trade unions; Labour Party; Strikes; Labour disputes; Newspapers; Law; Political conferences; Liverpool; Political parties; Arthur Scargill; Conferences; NUM; Coal miners; Coal Strike (1984-1985); Journalists; Daily Express; Strikes (events)

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