Joe Rollin, chair of the Orgreave Truth and Justice Campaign, says there is “no wriggleroom” in the case for an independent enquiry. Home Secretary Amber Rudd is expected to announce before the end of October the Government decision into the events at Orgreave of 18 June 1984. 13 more words
Tags » Miners' Strike
By Dan Johnson
A former police officer who was at the 1984 “Battle of Orgreave” says police had been told to use “as much force as possible” against striking miners. 682 more words
13 October 2016 7.30 p.m.
Lamproom Theatre, Westgate, Barnsley, S70 2DX
Inspired by the accounts of miners who lived through the strike, ‘Undermined’ depicts a year where friendships were strengthened and communities came together. 168 more words
Officers who clashed with strikers ready to give evidence on ‘cover-up’ of tactics used as calls for public inquiry into claims of police conspiracy grow… 689 more words