Tour of North East and BBC Radio 2 Jimmy Young Programme, 1989-04
Scope and Contents
The first minute or so of side 1 is from the end of NK's Interview on the Jimmy Young Programme, 13 April 1989. The majority of side 1 consists of a discussion (with some background restaurant noise) and press interviews on subjects including: manufacturing industry; the state of the coal industry; the dock workers' dispute; the disparity between the South East and the rest of the country; investment in railway development; policy on Europe.
Side 2 is the majority of NK's Jimmy Young interview, on subjects including: Labour's policy on privatisation and re-nationalisation; relations with the trades unions and the dock workers' dispute; defence policy and nuclear disarmament; plans for income tax levels and National Insurance under a Labour government.
Conditions Governing Access
Access copies available.
Language of Materials
Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements
The recording lasts 1 hour, 32 minutes and 57 seconds.
Former / Other Reference
Existence and Location of Copies
There is a slightly different recording of the Jimmy Young interview in KNNK 26/2/126.
Finding aid date
- From the Fonds: Kinnock, Neil Gordon, 1942 (Baron Kinnock of Bedwellty, Labour politician) (Person)
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