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Leader of the Amalgamated Engineering Union from 1968-1978, he worked closely with Jack Jones, leader of the Transport and General Workers Union, to resist any attempts to restrict union power, brokering the ‘Social Contract’, which introduced strict wage controls and limits on strike action, culminating in the ‘Winter of Discontent’ 1978-1979.

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  • Article Name: Hugh Scanlon
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  • Description: Hugh Scanlon History Leader of the Amalgamated Engineering Union from 1968-1978, he worked closely with Jack Jones, leader [...]

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