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Government cuts

Title
Government cuts
Genre
Interview
TX Date
21 Sep 1979
Year of production
1979
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Duration
00:03:19
Description
John Perkins interviews Labour MP Roy Hattersley about the likely effect of Environment Secretary Michael Heseltine’s local authority public expenditure cuts. Rates may have to rise by over 30 percent to compensate.
Contributors
John Perkins; Roy Hattersley
Keywords
London; Local authorities; Local government; Cost reduction; Public finance; Public services; Michael Heseltine; Councils; NALGO; Public expenditure; Local taxation; Local finance

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