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Rail unions awarded 11 percent pay rise

Title
Rail unions awarded 11 percent pay rise
Genre
News report; Interview; Press conference
TX Date
22 Aug 1981
Year of production
1981
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Duration
00:02:43
Description
Report on the 11 percent pay award by British Rail in exchange for talks with unions on productivity. Includes statements by Sid Weighell, leader of National Union of Railwaymen (NUR); BR’s chief negotiator Clifford (Cliff) Rose. Male reporter not identified.
Contributors
Sidney Weighell; Clifford Rose
Keywords
Trade unions; Labour disputes; Wages; British Rail; ASLEF; NUR; Railways; ACAS; Arbitration; Industrial arbitration; Productivity; Norman Fowler; Industrial productivity

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