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Abstract Greens - Maggie Thatcher Milk Snatcher

Maggie Thatcher was a Milk Snatcher
Or so my father said
When i lived in Loanhead
She destroyed the miners
Going to school life was so cruel… 279 more words

Lone Head Records

Feminism is cool now - but where are the politics?

By Beth Redmond

The number of young women openly calling themselves feminists is, in my experience, constantly increasing. In the four years between me starting university and now, the attitude of a large number of student women has shifted dramatically, for the better, but there is an exceptional way to go yet. 489 more words

Women's Fightback


The feel-good movie of the year.

It may be, cinematically, a no risk, straightforward telling of a story, but WHAT a story. It will make you laugh, cry, cheer, boo – talk about playing with the heartstrings. 52 more words


The Dove Inspires

The dove is a symbol of peace and the human spirit in Christianity – but in Wales it also symbolizes incubation for inspiration…

After the miners strike of 1984/5 and the terrible hardship endured, a group of enterprising women in the Dulais Valley established… 214 more words


My Dad.

This is a poem for my Dad’s 60th birthday.

Figured why not share it with the world… well the few people who’ll read this. :-) 617 more words

Pride - film review

I’d heard glowing reviews about this film and with a cast including Dominic West, Imelda Staunton and Bill Nighy, the odds of it being good were looking pretty favourable. 1,026 more words


Miners Strike Commemoration

Bath Trade Unions’ Council is holding an event to mark the thirtieth anniversary of the Miners’ Strike.

It will take place on 13 December at the… 109 more words