• Short Summary

    A NEW SUPERMARKET WHICH OPENED IN LONDON THIS MORNING WILL HAVE HALF ITS STAFF MADE UP FROM COLOURED EMPLOYEES.

  • Description

    A NEW SUPERMARKET WHICH OPENED IN LONDON THIS MORNING WILL HAVE HALF ITS STAFF MADE UP FROM COLOURED EMPLOYEES.

    THE NEW SUPERMARKET, WHICH IS ONE OF THE BIGGEST TO BE BUILT IN BRITAIN HAS A SALES STAFF OF 150, HALF OF WHOM WILL BE COLOURED. THE MANAGING DIRECTOR OF THE SUPERMARKET CHAIN, MR ARTHUR THRUSH, SAID THAT THE STORE IS IN AN AREA WITH A HIGH PERCENTAGE OF COLOURED RESIDENTS AND THAT THE AIM OF THE CHAIN WAS TO PROVIDE AN INTEGRATION SCHEME WITH HARMONY AS THE KEYNOTE.

    THE GENERAL SECRETARY OF THE CAMPAIGN AGAINST RACIAL DISCRIMINATION SAID THAT VACANCIES OF THIS KIND WERE DIFFICULT TO FIND IN THE BRIXTON ARE BUT THE SUPERMARKET'S SCHEME WILL PROVIDE NEW OPPORTUNITIES FOR WORK AND PROMOTION.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA2XIGPYA8BZEYMKQG2SJTPU1XI
    Media URN:
    VLVA2XIGPYA8BZEYMKQG2SJTPU1XI
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    08/03/1966
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:09:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

Comments (0)

We always welcome comments and more information about our films.
All posts are reactively checked. Libellous and abusive comments are forbidden.

Add your comment