Life In The Mine

The Tories Never Shared The Values Of Miners

Written by: on 31 October, 2014
Filed under Communities and Housing /

I was a plumber at the time of the strike. I was elected to the council in the middle of the strike in September 1984. I spent part of my time going round pro bono fixing the heating and plumbing systems of striking miners. I was repeatedly stopped by the police, both in the process [...]