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Miners strike - NACODS vote

Title
Miners strike - NACODS vote
Genre
News report; Interview
TX Date
Unknown
Year of production
1984
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Duration
00:05:22
Description
Report on the vote by the National Association of Colliery Overmen, Deputies and Shotfirers (NACODS) to support the striking coal miners, and the possibility of action by the Electrical, Electronic, Telecommunications and Plumbing Union (EEPTU), which would see a full power outage across the country. Includes comment from Arthur Scargill, General Secretary of the National Union of Mineworkers; Fred Howell of the Transport and General Workers Union (TGWU); Fred Franks of the EEPTU; Peter McNestry of NACODS. Male reporter not identified.
Contributors
Arthur Scargill; Peter McNestry; Fred Franks; Fred Howell
Keywords
Trade unions; Strikes; Labour disputes; TGWU; NUM; Coal industry; Ballots; NCB; EEPTU; Coal Strike (1984-1985); NACODS; Strikes (events)

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