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Artist or CreatorEmmwood [John Musgrave-Wood]
Title or Caption" ... That about wraps it up Vic, fifty-one national strike weeks and one national working
week - plus fringe benefits!"
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Published byDaily Mail
Date27 Feb 1973
FormatNewspaper
Embedded text or transcript1973 Labour - TUC Policy statement Red Ink
Person DepictedWilson; Harold (1916-1995)
Benn; Tony (1925-)
Feather; Vic
Jones; Jack (1913-)
Scanlon; Hugh
NotesNews: 26 Feb: Over 700,000 workers were expected to start or to continue industrial action
which would disrupt railways, airports, gas supplies, car factories and the Civil Service. News:
1 Mar: Mr Wilson, Leader of the Opposition, and Mr Vic Feather, general secretary of the TUC,
publicly declared the "great compact" between the two sections of the Labour movement at a press
conference launching a joint document on economic policy and the cost of living. Wage control
would be by voluntary restraint encouraged by a favourable economic climate created by price
controls.
SubjectsLabour Party
Labour Party policy
Trades unions
hours of work
negotiations
social contracts
strikes
supplementary earnings
wages
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