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Electric power dispute

Title
Electric power dispute
Genre
Interview
TX Date
7 Nov 1977
Year of production
1977
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Duration
00:02:14
Description
Electric power dispute. Clive Amos(?), administrator at the Prince of Wales Hospital in north London, on the death of 84-year-old Lilian Pettengel during surgery, which was disrupted by a power cut at the hospital. The matter has been referred to the coroner, and it is hoped the death was not a result of the power workers’ dispute. Male interviewer not identified.
Contributors
Clive Amos(?)
Keywords
Deaths; Health; Surgery; Labour disputes; Elderly; Hospitals; Patients; Electricity supply; Medical treatment; Electric power; Lilian Pettengel

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