Ref NoWEA/PP/V/17
CollectionBernard Weatherill Papers
TitleVideo of 'Point of Order' broadcast by Tyne Tees Television, December 1991
DateDecember 1991
Extent1 videocassette (VHS, 30 min.)
DescriptionThis video is an interview of Weatherill, made in 1991 and broadcast on Tyne Tees Television in January 1992. The interview is conducted by Eric Robson and also contains footage of proceedings in the House. Weatherill portrays himself as the protector of the backbencher and compares himself to a headmaster of the school and the conductor of a national orchestra. He talks on various themes including the standard of behaviour of MP's, the powers of the Speaker, the advantages and changes brought by the presence of television in the House.
NotesPrevious reference number: WEA/PP/V17/0561773

Members of Parliament
Related PersonRobson, Eric, (1946-), television presenter
Related OrganisationHouse of Commons
Associated OrganisationITV Network Ltd
Tyne Tees Television

CategoryMoving image recordings
Access conditionsThis material is available for consultation at the University of Kent's Special Collections & Archives reading room, Templeman Library, University of Kent, Canterbury, CT2 7NU. On site access at the University of Kent only. Access to audio-visual recordings is through digital listening/viewing copies. The University of Kent acknowledges the intellectual property rights of those named as contributors in this recording and the rights of those not identified
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