GB 249 OEDA/K/6/1/7
- 1982 (Creation)
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From two lever arch files inscribed '(38) Press cuttings 1-9 | 1980 | 1981 | 1982' and '(38) Press cuttings | June 1981 | August 1982 | Yorkshire press T.V. July/Aug '82'
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Press coverage, January to December 1982. Roughly in reverse chronological order. Original cuttings mostly mounted.
Mainly on asbestos (all aspects - impact on health, state of the industry, regulation, accountability of lawyers, etc) but also covers other themes. Very extensive on Yorkshire Television documentary ‘Alice - a fight for life’ (broadcast 20 July 1982).
Includes a copy of Thames Television's 'Asbestos (Some questions and answers)', compiled by Peter Moore and Alan Dalton in association with the HELP! Programme . Also copy of the ‘New statesman’ 27 August 1982, with cover story on Alice Jefferson / ‘Asbestos: licence to kill renewed’.
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