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[Midland Montage: 05.11.1959: Newspaper Boy Dispute]

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Date 1959
Duration 00:02:54
Film type Black & White / Sound
Production Professional
Genre Television News
Company ATV
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Summary Leslie Dunn reports from Sandiacre in Derbyshire on a dispute over the minimum age for newspaper delivery boys.
Description Leslie Dunn reports that in Derbyshire newspaper boys are not allowed to work under the age of 15 while in Nottinghamshire the minimum age is 13. At Sandiacre which is in Derbyshire but close to the Notts border newsagents have got into trouble for employing boys who are too young. Dunn talks to newsagents and local poet, Teresa Hooley (1888-1973), about the dispute.
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