Root of the matter radio programme May 1990

50323 CD3

This programme is about the effect of the reduction in personnel at RAF Fairford in 1990 on the town as 1200 staff and families had to reduce to a few dozen. Almost 200 civilian jobs were lost. The programme also covered the effect on businesses in the town (Leo D’Elia) and on the people who might lose their jobs and have to work away from the town.