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John Barron on VAT in theatres

Title
John Barron on VAT in theatres
Genre
Interview
TX Date
24 Jul 1979
Year of production
1979
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Duration
00:04:59
Description
Bob Holness interviews actor and Equity President, John Barron, on a protest in London against the Government’s implementation of VAT on theatre tickets and the theatre in general. (Broadcast on the AM programme).
Contributors
Bob Holness; John Barron
Keywords
Actors; Theatre; London; Political marches; Government; Taxation; Conservative Party; Public finance; Protests; Tickets; Value Added Tax; Peaceful protest; Meetings; Arts policy; Theatre management; Trade unions, Equity

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