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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
00:02:25
Description
Report on a Parliamentary debate following the resignation of junior health minister Edwina Currie, over her remarks about salmonella-infected eggs. Speeches by Dr David Clark; John MacGregor. Female reporter not identified (poss. Elena Curti).
Contributors
John MacGregor; David Clark; Elena Curti?
Keywords
Government; Agriculture; Farming; Conservative Party; Safety; Food; Ministers; Resignation (political); Eggs; Edwina Currie; Salmonella; Poultry farming; Poultry industry

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