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Miners Strike 30 Years on

405 days ago
Miners strike 30 years on. The Miners’ strike of 1984/85 was one of the most bitter industrial disputes in history... -> Read more at The Star

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Miners Mark 30th Strike Anniversary

387 days ago
Miners mark 30th strike anniversary. It was a trip down memory lane for many ex-miners who turned out to show their support at a community event to mark the 30th... -> Read more at The Star

Miners' Strike Event at Biggest Festival Yet

525 days ago
Miners' Strike event at biggest festival yet. Margaret Thatcher’s legacy and the Miners’ Strike 30 years on are set to come under the spotlight in Sheffield... -> Read more at The Star

Plan to use soldiers in miners' strike revealed

608 days ago
Plan to use soldiers in miners' strike revealed. Soldiers were set to be deployed to move coal to power stations during an anticipated confrontation with miners over pit... -> Read more at The Star

In Wednesday's Star: Miners Strike 12-page Pull-out

386 days ago
In Wednesday's Star: Miners Strike 12-page pull-out. It’s 30 years since the start of the 1984 Miners’ Strike, one of the most bitter industrial disputes in... -> Read more at The Star

SLIDESHOW: Miners Mark 30th Strike Anniversary

387 days ago
SLIDESHOW: Miners mark 30th strike anniversary. It was a trip down memory lane for many ex-miners who turned out to show their support at a community event to mark the... -> Read more at The Star

Newly-Released Government Papers Reveal Miners Strike Details

453 days ago
Newly-Released Government Papers Reveal Miners Strike Details. Plans had been to close 75 mines over 3 years. Newly-released government papers from 1984 have revealed... -> Read more at Ridings FM

VIDEO: Banner to Celebrate Doncaster Women's Role in Miners' Strike

501 days ago
VIDEO: Banner to celebrate Doncaster women's role in miners' strike. A special banner has been created to recognise how women supported pit workers during the... -> Watch at South Yorkshire Times

Miners' Strike 30 Years On: Demands for Government Apology over the 1984-5 Strike

389 days ago
Miners' strike 30 years on: Demands for government apology over the 1984-5 strike. Calls for government apology for the 1984-5 miners’ strike have been stepped up... -> Read more at Wakefield Express

Miners Will Still Get Free Fuel

Miners Will Still Get Free Fuel27 days ago
Miners will still get free fuel. Miners employed by UK Coal will still get their free fuel allowance when two pits close later this year. -> Read more at BBC News