Northern Newsreel No. 4 (1986)

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  • Country

    United Kingdom

  • Year

    1986

  • Genre

    Anthology

  • Type

    Film

  • Category

    Non Fiction

Synopsis

A quarterly video magazine. This issue consists of:

POOR HEALTH - the Tory Health Minister talks about the NHS, and the tape examines health provision in the North. CLOSING DOORS - the history of immigration law. STRONG WOMEN - songs, humour and observation from Val McLane and Anie Orwin celebrating the lives of Northern working women. WHAT'S LEFT - two Northern Labour MPs debate the problems and opportunities facing a future Labour government. STEPPING OUT - about the 1986 Jarrow March and its relation to the earlier 1936 crusade. Consists of actuality and interviews from the 1986 re-enactment of the Jarrow March.

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