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West Hartlepool's Unemployment

“This town is dying on its feet”: the north east town faces up to the collapse of its shipyardstown

Current affairs 1962 11 mins Not rated

Overview

“This town is dying on its feet” an unemployed man in West Hartlepool declares, following the closure of the shipyards. Bryan Magee reports for This Week, an award-winning and long-running current affairs series made for ITV.