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TUC conference-issues on agenda

Title
TUC conference-issues on agenda
Genre
News report; Press conference; Speech
TX Date
Unknown
Year of production
1981
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Duration
00:03:48
Description
Report on the eve of conference press briefing by General Secretary Len Murray prior to the TUC union conference in Blackpool, with excerpts, and on what the conference will be discussing. On the drop in trade union member numbers, put down to the rise in unemployment; Labour Party deputy leadership battle; public transport strike affecting delegates. Male reporter not identified.
Contributors
Len Murray
Keywords
Trade unions; Labour Party; Strikes; Labour disputes; TUC; Unemployment; Political leadership; Political parties; Conferences; Bus services; Blackpool; Transport personnel; Trams; Trade union members; Bus drivers; Membership

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