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Commentary of Toxteth riots

Title
Commentary of Toxteth riots
Genre
News report; Special; Technical
TX Date
Unknown
Year of production
1981
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Duration
00:05:32
Description
Paul Davies commentates during the Toxteth riots in Liverpool as youths clash with police. Several clips which are introduced by Davies. Include police heard asking youths to help rescue children from a burning building, shouts and police beating riot shields. Original actuality, unedited.
Contributors
Paul Davies
Keywords
Injuries; Fires; Police; Liverpool; Violence; Adolescents; Children (age group); Riots; Toxteth; Bombs; Rescue work; Explosions

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