Photos from the Archive #minersstrike 30 years ago this week picket injured by police Nottinghamshire Miners strike

March 13, 2014
Pickets help a miner hit in the face by a police truncheon. They applaud the photographer for taking the picture - already the anger at what they see as unfair media coverage is growing. Miner's strike, Thoresby Colliery, Nottinghamshire. © John Harris\reportdigital.co.uk

Pickets help a miner hit in the face by a police truncheon. They applaud the photographer for taking the picture – already the anger at what they see as unfair media coverage is growing. Miner’s strike, Thoresby Colliery, Nottinghamshire.
© John Harris\reportdigital.co.uk

Pickets help a miner hit in the face by a police truncheon. They applaud the photographer for taking the picture - already the anger at what they see as unfair media coverage is growing. Miner's strike, Thoresby Colliery, Nottinghamshire. © John Harris\reportdigital.co.uk

Pickets help a miner hit in the face by a police truncheon. They applaud the photographer for taking the picture – already the anger at what they see as unfair media coverage is growing. Miner’s strike, Thoresby Colliery, Nottinghamshire.
© John Harris\reportdigital.co.uk