House to House[20/02/97] (1997)

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A report covering the Parliamentary debate on the constitution and devolution, with film of Dafydd Wigley, leader of Plaid Cymru, addressing a press conference, and Judy Aslett reporting from Scotland on the possible effects of devolution on local business. There are interviews with Peggy Murphy, Director of A & A Fire Ltd., John Curtice of Strathclyde University, and Campbell Christie, General Secretary of the TUC. In the studio, William Hague, Secretary of State for Wales, Robin Cook MP, Shadow Foreign Secretary, and Alex Salmond, leader of the Scottish National Party, debate the issues. Paddy Ashdown, leader of the Liberal Democrats, is interviewed regarding his party's manifesto. Age Concern hits the election campaign trail with a roadshow starting in Worthing, attempting to persuade the elderly to use their right to vote. Sally Greengross, Director General of the organisation, is interviewed.

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