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New Cunard ship

Title
New Cunard ship
Genre
Interview; Press conference
TX Date
3 Aug 1982
Year of production
1982
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Duration
00:02:08
Description
Press interview with Lord Matthews (Victor Matthews), Chairman of Cunard, on the building of a new ship for the company to replace the Atlantic Conveyor (lost in the Falklands War). Also various unidentified speakers who claim the ship should be built at Swan Hunter shipyard on Tyneside.
Contributors
Victor Matthews
Keywords
Government; Economics; Employment; Falklands War (1982); Tyneside; Ships; Shipbuilding; Cunard; Shipyards; Atlantic Conveyor

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