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LBC accused of distorting facts of London Transport fare cut ruling

Title
LBC accused of distorting facts of London Transport fare cut ruling
Genre
Speech
TX Date
Oct 1981
Year of production
1981
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Duration
00:00:43
Description
Unidentified male Conservative politician, speaking in the House of Commons, on the ruling over the illegal London Transport fares cut in London. He says radio reports of the ruling have been distorted, and that LBC has been particularly guilty of distortion and is becoming the Marxist mouthpiece for Greater London. Transmission date between October and December 1981.
Contributors
None Identified
Keywords
Politics; London; Local authorities; Government; Law; London Transport; Journalism; GLC; Radio stations; Public transport; Freedom of the press; House of Lords; Legal decisions; News flow; Radio; Marxism; Fares; LBC; Radio news programmes; Commerical radio; Fares Fair

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