The Media Archive for Central England is the public screen archive for the East and West Midlands. An independent charity and company based at the University of Lincoln, MACE acquires, catalogues, preserves and makes widely available moving image materials that inform our understanding of the diverse cultures and histories of communities between the Lincolnshire coast and the Welsh border.
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Staffordshire's farmers have their say on the EEC at market day in Uttoxeter.
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It's market day at Uttoxeter in Staffordshire, eight years after Britain joined the European Economic Community and Bruce Grocott is gauging opinion on the arrangement. Some argue that it's a good thing: after all, Britain isn't self-sufficient when it comes to food. While on the other side the focus is on the fact that a European milk lake has resulted in dairy farmers being paid to stop production, which must be a bad thing, right? A thorny issue that is set to run and run.