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Edwina Currie egg warning

Title
Edwina Currie egg warning
Genre
News report; Interview
TX Date
6 Dec 1988
Year of production
1988
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Duration
00:01:34
Description
Report by Gareth Furby on the comments by UK junior health minister, Edwina Currie, warning customers not to use raw eggs for fear of salmonella infection. Also includes interview with Penny Annand, WI, warning people not to use raw egg icing on their Christmas cake. Audio is poor quality (muffled).
Contributors
Edwina Currie; Gareth Furby; Penny Annand
Keywords
Conservative Party; Health education; Politicians; Food; Eggs; Health advice; Government ministers; Edwina Currie; Salmonella

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