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The H-Block fuse

Title
The H-Block fuse
Genre
Interview; Documentary; Speech
TX Date
24 Nov 1980
Year of production
1980
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Duration
00:28:58
Description
The H-Block Fuse. Soundtrack of Granada Television, World in Action programme broadcast on 24 November 1980, about the fifth week of the H-Block hunger strike at the Maze Prison. Includes interviews with hunger striker, Raymond McCartney and Northern Ireland Minister, Michael Alison; speech by Bernadette Devlin McAliskey.
Contributors
Raymond McCartney; Michael Alison; Simon Berthon; Granada Television; Bernadette Devlin McAliskey
Keywords
Strikes; Northern Ireland; Prisons; Terrorists; IRA; Raymond McCartney; Maze Prison; Prisoners; Television documentaries

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