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The Miners’ Strike 30 Years On: Lessons For The Labour Movement Today

The Miners’ Strike 30 Years On: Lessons For The Labour Movement Today

Former miner John Dunn talks about his experiences during the Miners’ Strike

20 July 2014

21 June - 27 July 2014, Coal @ People's History Museum © David Baldion

Time 14:00 - 15:00

Duration 60 minutes

Cost In order to keep our events programme affordable to everyone, please make a donation. Suggested donation £3

2014 marks the 30th anniversary of the Miners’ Strike of 1984-85, one of the most inspiring displays of militancy the British labour movement has ever seen.

Former miner John Dunn, of the Justice for Mineworkers campaign will be analysing the events of the Miners’ Strike and drawing out the lessons for the labour movement today.

This talk is part of Coal, an exhibition by Nicholas Baldion.

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