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Hayes on Sunday

Title
Hayes on Sunday
Genre
Interview
TX Date
10 Oct 1978
Year of production
1978
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Duration
00:21:11
Description
Hayes on Sunday. Brian Hayes revisits his week’s shows and interviews with: Sir Richard Marsh chairman of the Newspaper Publishers Association and former head of British Rail on his recent autobiography Off the Rails and in particular the reduced power of Parliament in relation to business and trade unions; Alan Coren editor of Punch magazine on how it no longer has any serious pieces and what makes comedy; Kingman Brewster US ambassador to the UK on Jimmy Carter, lessons from the Vietnam War and foreign policy and compares USA to UK. Ends with music.
Contributors
Brian Hayes; Richard Marsh; Alan Coren; Kingman Brewster
Keywords
Comedy; USA; Middle East; Trade unions; Newspapers; Parliament; Periodicals; Jimmy Carter; Autobiographies; Vietnam War (1945-1975); Political coalitions; Punch magazine

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