South Yorkshire Festival to Remember Miners' Strike

42 days ago
South Yorkshire festival to remember miners' strike. The thirtieth anniversary of the miners’ strike will be commemorated at this year’s South Yorkshire Festival. -> Read more at The Star

Three Decades and Accounting

24 days ago
Three decades and accounting. In the summer of 1984 the Miners’ Strike reached its peak with the Battle of Orgreave, unemployment in the UK topped 3.25 million and in a small Barnsley village, Eric Thornton opened the doors of a new accountancy practice... -> Read more at The Star

Staveley's Shock FA Cup Win

19 days ago
Staveley's shock FA Cup win. Staveley Miners Welfare produced one of the best FA Cup results of the day, winning 3-0 at Evo-Stik League One side Rainworth Miners Welfare... -> Read more at Sheffield Telegraph

VIDEO: Tragic Miners Remembered at Armthorpe Service

13 days ago
VIDEO: Tragic miners remembered at Armthorpe service. The names and ages of all 87 miners who died at a Doncaster colliery were read out at a memorial service today... -> Watch at South Yorkshire Times

Fitting Tribute to Fallen Miners at Memorial Event

17 days ago
Fitting tribute to fallen miners at memorial event. The names and ages of all 87 miners who died at a Doncaster colliery will be read out at a memorial ceremony on Sunday... -> Read more at The Star

Finally a Memorial to UK's Miners

26 days ago
Finally a memorial to UK's miners. Bosses at the National Coal Mining Museum are celebrating after receiving a funding boost to create England’s first memorial to coal miners. -> Read more at Yorkshire Evening Post

Memorial Service for Dead Miners

Memorial Service for Dead Miners13 days ago
Memorial service for dead miners. A memorial service to remember 87 miners who died while working at a South Yorkshire pit takes place. -> Read more at BBC News

Retro: Cortonwood Strikers on the March to Save Pits

21 days ago
Retro: Cortonwood strikers on the march to save pits. Thirty years ago this month, 19 striking miners from Cortonwood pit at Brampton Bierlow were proudly marching, with two banners, the 300 miles to Brighton for the TUC conference... -> Read more at The Star

Skirlaugh Remain in Drop Trouble After Leigh Miners Rangers

Skirlaugh Remain in Drop Trouble After Leigh Miners Rangers5 days ago
Skirlaugh remain in drop trouble after Leigh Miners Rangers . SKIRLAUGH are still in relegation trouble following a 22-18 defeat at Leigh Miners Rangers. Leading 12-0 at the break thanks to tries from Connor Myers and Chris Brown, Ross Kemp also added the first two of three goals. But the Bulls could only add a further converted try from Alex Foster to their account by the end of the... -> Read more at Hull Daily Mail

Grimsby Borough Looking to Break Winless Duck at Hemsworth Miners

Grimsby Borough Looking to Break Winless Duck at Hemsworth Miners22 days ago
Grimsby Borough looking to break winless duck at Hemsworth Miners . GRIMSBY Borough hope to welcome back key players ahead of their quick-fire double-header against Hemsworth Miners Welfare. The Blues, who are without a win so far this season, travel to Wakefield tomorrow before welcoming the Wells to the Bradley Community Stadium just three days later for the return clash on Tuesday... -> Read more at Grimsby Telegraph

Skirlaugh Aiming to Upset Leigh Miners Rangers

Skirlaugh Aiming to Upset Leigh Miners Rangers15 days ago
Skirlaugh aiming to upset Leigh Miners Rangers. COLIN Brown says his Skirlaugh side must replicate the same manner of performance of that against Wigan St Judes for tomorrow's trip to play-off chasing Leigh Miners Rangers. Skirlaugh kept themselves above the relegation zone thanks to a 62-14 hammering of St Judes, with a game in hand above Hull Dockers. "We have to put in the same... -> Read more at Hull Daily Mail

Ambulance Staff Set to Strike

25 days ago
Ambulance staff set to strike. Ambulnce workers are set to go on strike this week... -> Read more at Brighouse Echo

Safety Warning Ahead of Strike

43 days ago
Safety warning ahead of strike. Residents are being urged to stay safe during the week-long firefighter strike starting this weekend... -> Read more at Brighouse Echo

Health Workers Vote for Strike

1 day ago
Health workers vote for strike. Thousands of NHS staff could walk out on strike in Sheffield as early as next month after union members voted in favour of industrial action... -> Read more at The Star

Firefighters' Strike Times for Today

41 days ago
Firefighters' strike times for today. Firefighters will be walking out on strike again today as part of an ongoing dispute over pay and pensions... -> Read more at Halifax Courier

Sheffield Family in Fire Strike Plea

38 days ago
Sheffield family in fire strike plea. A woman whose home caught fire during the last firefighter strike is calling on the Government to end the long-running dispute... -> Read more at The Star

Strike by Train Cleaners to Affect Region's Rail Services

39 days ago
Strike by train cleaners to affect region's rail services. Cleaners working on East Coast trains are to go on strike on Friday and Saturday in a pay dispute... -> Read more at The Star

Ambulance Staff Walk out as Strike Action Continues

22 days ago
Ambulance staff walk out as strike action continues. Ambulance staff walked out on strike today as the bitter dispute over changes to shift patterns rumbles on. -> Read more at Wakefield Express

NHS Staff Get Ballot Papers in Strike Vote

25 days ago
NHS staff get ballot papers in strike vote. Health workers across South Yorkshire have started receiving voting papers for a ballot which could lead to a strike... -> Read more at The Star

Nurses Vote to Go on Strike as Pay Deal Sparks Fury

2 days ago
Nurses vote to go on strike as pay deal sparks fury. Hospitals could be hit by strike action after nurses and other NHS workers voted for industrial action over pay... -> Read more at Morley Observer

Fewer Than 55 Ambulance Staff Walk out During Strike

19 days ago
Fewer than 55 ambulance staff walk out during strike. A strike by South Yorkshire ambulance workers is still set to go ahead tomorrow despite fewer than 55 trade union members taking part in the most recent walkout. -> Read more at The Star

Strike Action Could Hit Yorkshire Ambulance Service

43 days ago
Strike action could hit Yorkshire Ambulance Service. Hundreds of ambulance workers could go on strike after voting in favour of industrial action... -> Read more at Wakefield Express

Firefighter Union Announces More Strike Action

51 days ago
Firefighter union announces more strike action. The Fire Brigades Union (FBU) has announced a further eight day period of strike action... -> Read more at Brighouse Echo

Care Workers to Stage 21-day Strike

Care Workers to Stage 21-day Strike33 days ago
Care workers to stage 21-day strike. Care workers in Doncaster announce plans for a three-week strike as part of their long-running pay dispute with Care UK. -> Read more at BBC News

South Yorkshire Fire Chiefs Ready for Strike

43 days ago
South Yorkshire fire chiefs ready for strike. South Yorkshire’s fire chief is preparing for frontline duty – geared up to tackle blazes while his firefighters strike... -> Read more at The Star