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Murdoch in TV Labour outrage

Issue No. 1683

Murdoch in TV Labour outrage

A CEREMONY to mark 100 years of the Labour Party this month is to be run with the help of union-bashing boss Rupert Murdoch. Tony Blair's plan to simultaneously address rallies around the country from the main event in London ran into problems after the cost of satellite links was considered too great. Organisers are now approaching Murdoch to see if Sky News will broadcast Blair's speech and relay it to the nine other venues.


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Sat 12 Feb 2000, 00:00 GMT
Issue No. 1683
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