Parliamentary debate on Springbok Tour
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This recording (from "Morning Report") contains extracts from a parliamentary debate with motions calling for the Springbok tour to be cancelled. It includes speeches from M.P.s Brian Talboys and Michael Bassett.
Mark Scott reports from Parliament on multiple motions being put before the House and impassioned speeches. An excerpt of a speech by Brian Talboys calling for the tour to be called off, saying he is 'utterly opposed' to it.
The government won't withdraw the visa issued to the touring Springboks. Opposition M.P. Michael Bassett speaks, calling it a gutless cop-out.'
Reference number 25235
Media type AUDIO
Collection Sound Collection
Bassett, Michael, 1938-, Speaker/Kaikōrero
Talboys, B. E. (Brian Edward) (b.1921, d.2012), Speaker/Kaikōrero
Scott, Mark, Reporter
Date 24 Jun 1981