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Bidders for Times newspaper

Title
Bidders for Times newspaper
Genre
News report; Interview
TX Date
31 Dec 1980
Year of production
1980
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Duration
00:04:55
Description
Report on the bidders for the purchase of The Times newspaper including allegedly Robert Maxwell, James Goldsmith, Tiny Rowlands, and a group set up by Times journalists led by William Rees-Mogg. Includes interview with William Rees-Mogg; Jake Ecclestone(?), NUJ; Harold Evans, Sunday Times editor. Male reporter not identified (poss. John Perkins).
Contributors
Harold Evans; William Rees-Mogg; John Perkins?; Jake Ecclestone(?)
Keywords
Companies; Newspapers; The Times; Sunday Times; James Goldsmith; Journalists; Robert Maxwell; Sales; William Rees-Mogg; Tiny Rowlands

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