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Effect of miners strike on rail industry

Title
Effect of miners strike on rail industry
Genre
News report; Interview
TX Date
Unknown
Year of production
1984
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Duration
00:03:23
Description
Report on the effect of the coal strike on the rail industry, whose unions have shown the greatest support for striking miners. British Rail managing director for personnel, John Pallett(?) and the National Union of Railwaymen’s Jimmy Knapp comment. (Scottish) male reporter not identified (poss. Neil Mainland).
Contributors
Jimmy Knapp; Neil Mainland?; John Pallett(?)
Keywords
Trade unions; Strikes; British Rail; NUR; Miners; Railway workers; NUM; Coal industry; Coal miners; Coal mines; Coal Strike (1984-1985); Transport personnel; Freight transport

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