ATV Today: 13.07.1972: Coventry Tea Strike

Summary

Sue Jay report on a two day strike by forty workers at W. W. Cripps Engineering in Coventry caused by a dispute about the size of tea mug allowed.

Year:

1972

Duration:

0:02:29

Film type:

Colour / Sound

Company:

ATV

Master format:

16mm

Description

Exterior shots of Cripps Engineering and workers standing outside. Sue Jay piece to camera about the dispute which was caused by the management trying to introduce a standard size of tea cup to prevent workers drinking too much of the subsidised drink. She talks to union reps and workers about the dispute asking if it is all a 'storm in a teacup?'


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