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Charing Cross Hospital strike

Title
Charing Cross Hospital strike
Genre
Interview
TX Date
Unknown
Year of production
1979
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Duration
00:02:37
Description
Regional health authority spokesman Vic Ripley, on the dismissal from Charing Cross Hospital of 2 staff members who refused to change an air filter as they were working to rule. 55 staff members then walked out, and the hospital is currently admitting no more patients. Male interviewer not identified.
Contributors
Vic Ripley
Keywords
Strikes; Labour disputes; Hospitals; Charing Cross Hospital; Hospital staff; Dismissal from employment

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