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  1. Tony Banks on London’s sports facilities (1984)

    Genre
    Interview

    Tony Banks, Labour MP for Newham North West, says that London’s sports facilities would suffer were the Greater London Council to be abolished. He condemns the Minister for Sport, Neil Macfarlane. Male...

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  2. GLC abolition - Debate on postponement (1984)

    Genre
    Parliamentary debate

    Parliamentary debate on the proposed abolition of the GLC and other metropolitan authorities and on whether abolition will be postponed for a further year. The abolition bill has yet to be passed. The...

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  3. GLC abolishment not unconstitutional (1985)

    Genre
    Interview

    Interview with GLC Chairman Tony Banks on the European Commission of Human Rights decision that the abolition of the GLC and cancelling the local elections for the councils involved in the GLC is not...

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  4. Countdown to abolition (1986)

    Genre
    Documentary; Interview; Speech; Vox pop

    Countdown to Abolition. Documentary by Elena Curti on the abolition of the GLC and the Metropolitan Councils in 1986. Looks at likely economic outcome of abolition, distribution of funds to London boroughs,...

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  5. Tony Banks on plans to sell off County Hall (1986)

    Genre
    Interview

    Greater London Council Chairman Tony Banks condemns government plans to sell off County Hall and its contents as obscene and an insult to Londoners. On the subject of Sir Godfrey Taylor’s demanding an...

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  6. Tony Banks vows to keep GLC alive (1986)

    Genre
    Speech

    Upon the abolition of the Greater London Council, London will become the only capital city in Europe without a city-wide government. Tony Banks MP tells the House of Commons that he will do his utmost to...

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  7. Tony Banks on abolition of GLC (1986)

    Genre
    Interview

    Greater London Council Chairman, Tony Banks is interviewed on the day of the GLC’s final meeting. He says he is not going to allow the Conservative Government to forget what they have done to democracy in...

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  8. Abolition of GLC (1986)

    Genre
    Music; News report; Speech

    Elena Curti reports from the members’ terrace at County Hall as the Greater London Council is abolished. Includes Chairman, Tony Banks delivering a speech as he lowers the flag, claiming the occasion is...

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  9. Remembering the GLC (1986)

    Genre
    Interview; Music; News report; Speech

    Elena Curti reports on a service of thanksgiving for the Greater London Council (abolished 31/03/86). Includes excerpt of a sermon by the Dean of Westminster, the Reverend Edward Carpenter, in which he says...

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  10. Peacock Report on broadcasting (1986)

    Genre
    News report; Parliamentary debate

    Report on the Peacock Report about the future of broadcasting, which cost £250,000. The committee rejected Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher’s proposal to introduce advertising on BBC. Includes excerpts...

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