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Ucatt's battle with Vascroft was indeed ridiculous, but not in the way implied

Sir,Reading your article about Vascroft and the Vekaria brothers (‘Vekarias outlast Amin and the National Front’, August 30) brought back happy memories. It was said: “Michael Dooley decided to occupy a tower crane on a Vascroft job.”I certainly did struggle to walk when I finally came off the crane, as they recall, but the hot August sun and three days without food and water had had their effects.The Vekaria brothers were right: the situation was ridiculous.It ...

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