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GCHQ ban trade unionists

Title
GCHQ ban trade unionists
Genre
Interview
TX Date
31 Oct 1988
Year of production
1988
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Duration
00:02:01
Description
Interview with civil servant trade unionist Sally Denny who is one of a delegation to meet Home Secretary Douglas Hurd following the dismissal of 4 GCHQ workers for being members of a trade union. There are fears the ban on union membership will spread to other workers dealing with sensitive information and a day of action has been planned. Male interviewer not identified.
Contributors
Sally Denny
Keywords
Trade unions; Labour disputes; Working conditions; State security; GCHQ; Dismissal from employment; Douglas Hurd

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