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Labour conference - Wage policy and MPs

Title
Labour conference - Wage policy and MPs
Genre
News report; Speech
TX Date
3 Oct 1978
Year of production
1978
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Duration
00:03:44
Description
Peter Allen reports on the Labour Party conference in Blackpool with speeches from British Prime Minister James Callaghan on the Government’s five percent pay policy and on trade union relations; MP Joe Ashton on the right to sack an MP; and prospective candidate Hilary Hodge on lack of women in the House of Commons.
Contributors
James Callaghan; Peter Allen; Joe Ashton; Hilary Hodge
Keywords
Legislation; Trade unions; Labour Party; Inflation; Wage policy; Political conferences; Political parties; Fiscal policy; Women; Conferences; Economic policy; Members of Parliament; Economic systems; Labour law; Parliamentary candidates; Blackpool

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