• Short Summary

    Then came the result which dismayed Labour's right-wing, but brought an ecstatic reaction from the mainly left-wing constituency.

  • Description

    C/U Gavin Strang speaking
    17 ft


    G/V conference (3 shots)
    33 ft


    C/U James Callaghan
    36 ft


    S/V Denis Healey
    38 ft


    C/U Tony Benn
    40 ft


    G/V and S/Vs conference (7 shots)
    65 ft


    STRANG: Many of you are sitting beside presidents and general secretaries who you've elected at one stage or another, indeed the engineers are electing their president at the moment .. how can you defend a situation where you are going to vote to prevent Labour Party members from having any say whatsoever in the election of their leader when you elect your leader.



    CHAIRWOMAN: ...I now have the result of the last card vote. For the resolution 3,609,000 against 3,511,000 ...





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    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: Then came the result which dismayed Labour's right-wing, but brought an ecstatic reaction from the mainly left-wing constituency.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVACE18E1JI3M2ZN8B47SN8KBUEK
    Media URN:
    VLVACE18E1JI3M2ZN8B47SN8KBUEK
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    01/10/1980
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:44:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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