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Debate on Currie’s egg remarks

Title
Debate on Currie’s egg remarks
Genre
News report; Speech; Parliamentary debate
TX Date
16 Dec 1988
Year of production
1988
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Duration
00:03:37
Description
Report on a Parliamentary debate in which junior health minister Edwina Currie faced criticism from both sides of the House over her remarks about salmonella-infected eggs. Speeches by Hal Miller; Kenneth Clarke; Sir Robin Maxwell-Hyslop; Margaret Thatcher; Robin Cook; Neil Kinnock. Male reporter not identified.
Contributors
Margaret Thatcher; Robin Cook; Neil Kinnock; Kenneth Clarke; Hal Miller; Robin Maxwell-Hyslop
Keywords
Government; Agriculture; Farming; Conservative Party; Safety; Food; Ministers; Eggs; Edwina Currie; Salmonella; Poultry farming; Poultry industry

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