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Direct Works Department, Manchester (Picketing Incident)

Volume 976: debated on Tuesday 20 November 1979

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asked the Secretary of State for the Home Department if he will call for a report from the chief constable of Greater Manchester concerning an incident in which a Mr. Horrocks, while picketing the Bessemer Street works of the direct works department of Manchester, in the presence of the police, was seriously injured by a motor vehicle.

No. The chief constable, who is responsible for the investigation of alleged offences, is examining this matter.