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Tony Hearn on broadcasters’ industrial action

Title
Tony Hearn on broadcasters’ industrial action
Genre
Interview
TX Date
3 Nov 1977
Year of production
1977
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Duration
00:04:04
Description
Tony Hearn of the Association for Broadcasting Staff on taking the Queen’s speech off air as part of their dispute with the BBC over pay, on justifying a pay claim above the Government’s ten percent guidelines, the possibility of further localised stoppages, including further disruptions to programmes over the Christmas period and taking the state opening of Parliament off air. Female interviewer not identified (poss. Jill Lourie).
Contributors
Jill Lourie?; Tony Hearn
Keywords
Strikes; Labour disputes; Labour relations; ABS; BBC; Broadcasting; Radio; Tony Hearn; Association for Broadcasting Staff

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