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Ref No19184
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Artist or CreatorLeslie Gibbard
Title or Caption[no caption]
Extent1 item
Published byThe Guardian
Date10 Dec 1970
FormatNewspaper
Embedded text or transcriptWhat's this public of ours doing about the strike, eh?
They should have driven those strikers back to work by now!
Those old age pensioners are letting unions get away with murder
What are those iron lung patients doing about it, I ask you?
The public just sits on its own two feet!
I, for one, won't be voting for this public next time!
Person DepictedDavies; John
Carr; Robert (1916-)
Home of the Hirsel; Alec Douglas-Home, (1903-1995); Baron,
Maudling; Reginald (1917-1979)
Barber; Anthony (1920-2005)
NotesNews: 10 December: "As the third day of the power men's work-to-rule brought growing chaos yesterday leaders of the unions involved told Mr Carr, Secretary of State for Employment, they would not go to arbitration on their claim. ..." [The Times]
Subjectshandstands
power cuts
Conservative Party
Cabinet
Conservative Party policy
work-to-rule
Electricity
Industrial Relations
Trades unions
Copyright contact detailssuzeles@waitrose.com
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