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Decision makers

Title
Decision makers
Genre
Interview; Documentary; Speech; Trailer
TX Date
13 Feb 1983
Year of production
1983
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Duration
00:24:04
Description
Decision Makers. Education vouchers, presented by Judith Dawson. As a pilot study is underway to test education vouchers, the programme looks at the arguments for and against this controversial idea. Speech at the Conservative Party conference by Sir Keith Joseph, Education Secretary. Interviews with Neil Kinnock, Labour MP; John Fairhall, education editor of The Guardian; John Barnes, former chairman of and Bill McNeil currently of Kent Educational Authority; Alan Evans, head of the NUT; pressure group FEVER chairman Marjorie(?) Feldon; Michael McCrum, master of Corpus Christi College and former headmaster of Eton. Engineer: Heather Branwell; Researcher: Janice Sutherland. Trailer for this programme follows.
Contributors
Keith Joseph; Neil Kinnock; Judith Dawson; Heather Branwell; Alan Evans; Janice Sutherland; John Fairhall; John Barnes; Bill McNeil; Michael McCrum; Marjorie(?) Feldon
Keywords
Trade unions; Labour disputes; Education; Kent; NUT; Educational policy; Schools; Access to education; Educational opportunities; Educational systems; Local educational bodies

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