Coal Mine Closures

Members of the House of Commons spoke on the recent announcement by the British government that 31 of the 50 remaining coal mines in… read more

Members of the House of Commons spoke on the recent announcement by the British government that 31 of the 50 remaining coal mines in England would be shut down, resulting in the possible loss of 50,000 jobs. Prime Minister John Major called an emergency session of the House of Commons after public outcry over the announcement. close

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  • Robin Cook Member, House of Commons United Kingdom->Labour Party
  • Michael Gryllis Member, House of Commons United Kingdom->Conservative Party
  • Michael Heseltine Secretary of State United Kingdom->Environment
  • Neil Kinnock Member, House of Commons United Kingdom->Labour Party
  • James Lester Member, House of Commons United Kingdom->Conservative Party
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Coal Mine Closures

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Program ID:
33354-1
Category:
International Telecasts
Format:
Foreign Legislature
Location:
London, United Kingdom
First Aired:
Oct 21, 1992 | 1:13am EDT | C-SPAN 2
Last Aired:
Oct 21, 1992 | 1:48pm EDT | C-SPAN 2

Airing Details

  • Oct 21, 1992 | 1:13am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Oct 21, 1992 | 3:12am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Oct 21, 1992 | 7:29am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Oct 21, 1992 | 10:19am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Oct 21, 1992 | 1:48pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
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