New book reveals inside story of how TNT and Murdoch broke the union stranglehold over Fleet Street


 

A new book telling the inside story of how TNT UK worked with newspaper publisher Rupert Murdoch to break the union stranglehold on Fleet Street has already been reprinted. ‘The man who never sleeps’ is the autobiography of Tom Bell OBE, then MD of TNT UK, who famously ran trucks across picket lines in the controversial and sometimes violent year-long Wapping  dispute of the mid-1980s. Reviewing the book, Jonathan Northcroft of The Sunday Times, wrote: “I was most interested in the […]