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London Transport cuts

Title
London Transport cuts
Genre
News report; Interview
TX Date
15 Aug 1978
Year of production
1978
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Duration
00:05:55
Description
The Greater London Council have asked London Transport to save £8 million, without disruption of services. Cuts are coming from staff and administration costs. Workers have reacted by threatening a strike which will cause public transport to come to a standstill. 2 clips - Gordon Taylor(?) of the GLC interview followed by interview with transport worker on grievances. Interviewer not identified.
Contributors
Gordon Taylor(?)
Keywords
Strikes; Labour disputes; Wages; Cost reduction; Labour relations; London Transport; GLC; Public transport; Councils; Transport personnel; Urban transport

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