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LWT buy football rights

Title
LWT buy football rights
Genre
Interview
TX Date
20 Nov 1978
Year of production
1978
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Duration
00:03:55
Description
Peter Allen interviews Labour MP Dennis Canavan about the Government’s decision to refer a London Weekend Television (LWT) deal for exclusive football television rights to the Office of Fair Trading.
Contributors
Peter Allen; Dennis Canavan
Keywords
Sport; Government; Monopolies; Television; Association football; Finance; Office of Fair Trading; Television stations; LWT; FA; Broadcasting rights

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