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SDP Conference - Nuclear power and proportional representation

Title
SDP Conference - Nuclear power and proportional representation
Genre
News report; Speech
TX Date
17 Sep 1986
Year of production
1986
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Duration
00:03:58
Description
Report on the morning of the final day of the SDP Conference in Harrogate. Includes excerpts of speeches by Tom Burke, who talks about nuclear power; Fred Hughes and Kay Kirkham, who discuss proportional representation; Liberal Party leader David Steel, who talks about the party’s policy on nuclear energy and the widening poverty gap between North and South. Male reporter not identified.
Contributors
David Steel; Kay Kirkham; Fred Hughes
Keywords
Politics; Political conferences; Liberal Party; Yorkshire; David Owen; Political parties; Conferences; Nuclear energy; Proportional representation; SDP; Harrogate; Poverty; Income distribution; Nuclear energy policy; Social exclusion

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