• Short Summary

    HOPES OF AN END TO FRANCE'S WEEK-LONG STRIKE BY TRAIN DRIVERS BRIGHTENED TODAY WHEN THE MANAGEMENT OF THE STATE-CONTROLLED RAILWAY SYSTEM PUT FORWARD PROPOSALS FOR IMPROVED WORKING CONDITIONS.

  • Description

    HOPES OF AN END TO FRANCE'S WEEK-LONG STRIKE BY TRAIN DRIVERS BRIGHTENED TODAY WHEN THE MANAGEMENT OF THE STATE-CONTROLLED RAILWAY SYSTEM PUT FORWARD PROPOSALS FOR IMPROVED WORKING CONDITIONS. MEANTIME THE STRIKE SPREAD TO THE PARIS METRO.

    UNION NEGOTIATORS SAID THE TRAIN DRIVERS WILL BE ASKED TO RETURN TO WORK AFTER STUDYING THE NEW PROPOSALS.

    THE IMPROVED CHANCES OF AN END TO THE STRIKE BY ABOUT 32,000 TRAIN DRIVERS CAME AS FRANCE'S CURRENT INDUSTRIAL UNREST SPREAD TODAY TO THE PARIS UNDERGROUND.

    WILDCAT STRIKES BY STAFF OF THE PARIS METRO WHO, LIKE THE TRAIN DRIVERS, ARE COMPLAINING ABOUT WORKING CONDITIONS, AFFECTED EIGHT OF THE 14 UNDERGROUND LINES BY LATE AFTERNOON TUESDAY.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAKPVY55XPK0I5XQ9TJC3D2P73
    Media URN:
    VLVAKPVY55XPK0I5XQ9TJC3D2P73
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    16/09/1969
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:00:55:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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