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Docker Vic Turner and and Bernie Steer are carried aloft after being released from jail. Five dockers were imprisoned in Pentonville prison for picketing, unofficial solidarity dock strikes
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Northern Rock Bank liquidity crisis. Savers with the Northern Rock Bank queue outside the Bank’s Market Street branch, Newcastle Upon Tyne
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Miners from Ogilvie pit picket Fockriw open cast mine in South Wales during 1972 miners' strike © Martin Mayer/reportdigital.co.uk

Miners from Ogilvie pit picket Fockriw open cast mine in South Wales during 1972 miners’ strike
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Derbyshire miners wives demonstrate outside parliament in support of their husbands.© NLA/reportdigital.co.uk

Derbyshire miners wives demonstrate outside parliament in support of their husbands.© NLA/reportdigital.co.uk
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Miners from Ogilvie pit picket Fockriw open cast mine in South Wales during 1972 miners' strike © Martin Mayer/reportdigital.co.uk

Miners from Ogilvie pit picket Fockriw open cast mine in South Wales during 1972 miners’ strike
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Street in Islington, North London, described as a no go area at the time, barricaded by the locals in protest against rent rises, means testing and evictions under the proposed new rent act. © NLA/reportdigital.co.uk

Street in Islington, North London, described as a no go area at the time, barricaded by the locals in protest against rent rises, means testing and evictions under the proposed new rent act.
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Squatters talk to printers, lobby of The Evening News and Daily Mail over negative news coverage of squatting, London 1975 © NLA/reportdigital.co.uk

Squatters talk to printers, lobby of The Evening News and Daily Mail over negative news coverage of squatting, London 1975
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1976: Graffiti on a bricked-up empty council owned property in Westbourne Park Road, West London. A number of empty houses in the street were occupied by squatters. Think of this as a window. © Philip Wolmuth/reportdigital.co.uk

1976: Graffiti on a bricked-up empty council owned property in Westbourne Park Road, West London. A number of empty houses in the street were occupied by squatters. Think of this as a window.
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Squatters outside court. Piers Corbyn (L), one of the leaders and brother to Jeremy Corbyn, London 1979 © NLA/reportdigital.co.uk

Squatters outside court. Piers Corbyn (L), one of the leaders and brother to Jeremy Corbyn, London 1979
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Police and baliffs evicting squatters, London 1979 © NLA/reportdigital.co.uk

Police and baliffs evicting squatters, London 1979
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Meeting of squatters who took over part of housing estate, Kennington, South London 1980 © NLA/reportdigital.co.uk

Meeting of squatters who took over part of housing estate, Kennington, South London 1980
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Ted Grant speaking Militant Tendency rally, special conference against the witch-hunt in the Labour Party, London © John Harris/reportdigital.co.uk

Ted Grant speaking Militant Tendency rally, special conference against the witch-hunt in the Labour Party, London
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Supporter of MILITANT selling copies of their newspaper, Labour Party Conference 1982© John Smith/reportdigital.co.uk

Supporter of MILITANT selling copies of their newspaper, Labour Party Conference 1982© John Smith/reportdigital.co.uk

Protest in support of the Militant Tendency led Liverpool City Council, against job cuts and rate capping  © John Sturrock/reportdigital.co.uk

Protest in support of the Militant Tendency led Liverpool City Council, against job cuts and rate capping
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Protest lobby at a Labour Party NEC Enquiry into Liverpool Labour Council, and its Socialist policy of building new Council Housing, 1985. © John Harris/reportdigital.co.uk

Protest lobby at a Labour Party NEC Enquiry into Liverpool Labour Council, and its Socialist policy of building new Council Housing, 1985.
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Labour Party Conference 1985 Derek Hatton and Tony Mulhearn, leaders of Liverpool City Council heckling Labour Leader, Neil Kinnock during his speech denouncing Militant and entyrism into the Labour Party, Bournemouth © Stefano Cagnoni/reportdigital.co.uk

Labour Party Conference 1985 Derek Hatton and Tony Mulhearn, leaders of Liverpool City Council heckling Labour Leader, Neil Kinnock during his speech denouncing Militant and entyrism into the Labour Party, Bournemouth
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Labour Party Conference 1985 Members of the Parliamentary Labour Party applauding speech by Leader Neil Kinnock denouncing Militant, entyrism and the Liverpool City Council, Bournemouth © Stefano Cagnoni/reportdigital.co.uk

Labour Party Conference 1985 Members of the Parliamentary Labour Party applauding speech by Leader Neil Kinnock denouncing Militant, entyrism and the Liverpool City Council, Bournemouth
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The front page of Labour Weekly June 22, 1984 and their coverage of the Battle of Orgreave during the miners strike. The Labour Party had its own newspaper, staff journalist Joy Copley has an article "Go in and Hit them Hard" about the policing and an extended caption of the picture of Lesley Boulton "she was only trying to help...."

The front page of Labour Weekly June 22, 1984 and their coverage of the Battle of Orgreave during the miners strike. The Labour Party had its own newspaper, staff journalist Joy Copley has an article “Go in and Hit them Hard” about the policing and an extended caption of the picture of Lesley Boulton “she was only trying to help….”

Dario Fo, Itallian actor, playwright and satirist in Mistero Buffo, a one man play staged at the Riverside Studios, London, 1983 © Stefano Cagnoni/reportdigital.co.uk

Dario Fo, Itallian actor, playwright and satirist in Mistero Buffo, a one man play staged at the Riverside Studios, London, 1983
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Grunwick 1977: Jayaben Desai leader of the asian women on strike against low pay and for union recognition at the Grunwick film processing plant in Willesden, Brent, London © David Mansell/reportdigital.co.uk

Grunwick 1977: Jayaben Desai leader of the asian women on strike against low pay and for union recognition at the Grunwick film processing plant in Willesden, Brent, London
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Grunwick 1977: Arthur Scargill and Yorkshire NUM members join mass picket. Asian women on strike against low pay and for union recognition at the Grunwick film processing plant in Willesden, Brent, London © David Mansell/reportdigital.co.uk

Grunwick 1977: Arthur Scargill and Yorkshire NUM members join mass picket. Asian women on strike against low pay and for union recognition at the Grunwick film processing plant in Willesden, Brent, London
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Grunwick 1977: Arthur Scargill and Yorkshire NUM members join mass picket. Asian women on strike against low pay and for union recognition at the Grunwick film processing plant in Willesden, Brent, London © David Mansell/reportdigital.co.uk

Grunwick 1977: Arthur Scargill and Yorkshire NUM members join mass picket. Asian women on strike against low pay and for union recognition at the Grunwick film processing plant in Willesden, Brent, London
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Grunwick 1977: Policeman sorting helmets. Policing of strike against low pay and for union recognition at the Grunwick film processing plant in Willesden, Brent, London © David Mansell/reportdigital.co.uk

Grunwick 1977: Policeman sorting helmets. Policing of strike against low pay and for union recognition at the Grunwick film processing plant in Willesden, Brent, London
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Labour Party Conference 1985 Members of the Parliamentary Labour Party applauding speech by Leader Neil Kinnock denouncing Militant, entyrism and the Liverpool City Council, Bournemouth  © Stefano Cagnoni/reportdigital.co.uk

Labour Party Conference 1985 Members of the Parliamentary Labour Party applauding speech by Leader Neil Kinnock denouncing Militant, entyrism and the Liverpool City Council, Bournemouth
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Mass march and meeting of Corby steelworkers just before the national strike for a 20% pay rise started © Peter Arkell/reportdigital.co.uk

Mass march and meeting of Corby steelworkers just before the national strike for a 20% pay rise started
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Steel strike 1980 Steelworkers lobby TUC the women in the forefront London

Steel strike 1980 Steelworkers lobby TUC the women in the forefront London

Protestors celebrate pushing back the police and military on Mohamed Mahmoud. Uprising against the military junta. Al-Tahrir (Liberation Square), Cairo, Egypt © Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

    Protestors celebrate pushing back the police and military on Mohamed Mahmoud. Uprising against the military junta. Al-Tahrir (Liberation Square), Cairo, Egypt
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Protest in Irlam, near Manchester, at the proposed closure of the steelworks with the loss of nearly 4,400 jobs. Almost everyone in the town joined the protest including many children. The steelworks were run down from 1971 to its final closure in 1979.  © Peter Arkell/reportdigital.co.uk

Protest in Irlam, near Manchester, at the proposed closure of the steelworks with the loss of nearly 4,400 jobs. Almost everyone in the town joined the protest including many children. The steelworks were run down from 1971 to its final closure in 1979.
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Workers at GKN Bredbury steelworks, Greater Manchester occupying their factory in support of a district wide claim for £6 pay increase, a 35 hour week, equal pay and longer holidays © Martin Mayer/reportdigital.co.uk

Workers at GKN Bredbury steelworks, Greater Manchester occupying their factory in support of a district wide claim for £6 pay increase, a 35 hour week, equal pay and longer holidays
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Lobby of Parliament by Shotton steelworkers after the closure of the steelworks was announced by the Heath Government. The plant, in Deeside, North Wales, was closed down over a period of years and finally shut in 1980, with the loss of 8,000 jobs.  © Peter Arkell/reportdigital.co.uk

Lobby of Parliament by Shotton steelworkers after the closure of the steelworks was announced by the Heath Government. The plant, in Deeside, North Wales, was closed down over a period of years and finally shut in 1980, with the loss of 8,000 jobs.
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The closure of East Moors Steelworks in 1978, Cardiff.  © John Sturrock/reportdigital.co.uk

The closure of East Moors Steelworks in 1978, Cardiff.
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Steelworkers PKT at Rotherham (at start of National steel strike).  © John Sturrock/reportdigital.co.uk

Steelworkers PKT at Rotherham (at start of National steel strike).
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The police at a ISTC steelworkers picket, British Steel Hadfields, Sheffield.  © John Sturrock/reportdigital.co.uk

The police at a ISTC steelworkers picket, British Steel Hadfields, Sheffield.
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ISTC Steelworkers picketing, at British Steel Sheerness in February 1980. © John Sturrock/reportdigital.co.uk

ISTC Steelworkers picketing, at British Steel Sheerness in February 1980.
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Jobs are lost as a steel works is demolished Sheffield 1983 © John Sturrock/reportdigital.co.uk

Jobs are lost as a steel works is demolished Sheffield 1983
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Steel workers join Peoples March for Jobs activists to protest at closure of steel industry outside the Cutlers Feast a dinner joined by the steel owners. Jobs are lost as the steelworks are demolished Sheffield 1983 © John Harris/reportdigital.co.uk

Steel workers join Peoples March for Jobs activists to protest at closure of steel industry outside the Cutlers Feast a dinner joined by the steel owners. Jobs are lost as the steelworks are demolished Sheffield 1983
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Steel workers join Peoples March for Jobs activists to protest at closure of steel industry outside the Cutlers Feast a dinner joined by the steel owners a managers.  Sheffield 1983 © John Harris/reportdigital.co.uk

Steel workers join Peoples March for Jobs activists to protest at closure of steel industry outside the Cutlers Feast a dinner joined by the steel owners a managers. Sheffield 1983
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Ravenscraig Steelworks, in Scotland.  © John Sturrock/reportdigital.co.uk

Ravenscraig Steelworks, in Scotland.
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Miners' Strike, polices stop coaches of miners traveling to picket coal leaving British Steel's Hunterston Terminal. The 300 miners then sat down in the road and were dragged away by police and arrested. Scotland.  © John Sturrock/reportdigital.co.uk

Miners’ Strike, polices stop coaches of miners traveling to picket coal leaving British Steel’s Hunterston Terminal. The 300 miners then sat down in the road and were dragged away by police and arrested. Scotland.
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Miners Strike, convoy of iron ore leaving Port Talbot for Llanwern Steelworks.  © John Sturrock/reportdigital.co.uk

Miners Strike, convoy of iron ore leaving Port Talbot for Llanwern Steelworks.
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Imported Polish coal being unloaded onto lorries for transport to BSC Scunthorp steelworks inorder to break the strike. Flixborough Wharf, Scunthorpe, South Humberside © John Harris/reportdigital.co.uk

Imported Polish coal being unloaded onto lorries for transport to BSC Scunthorp steelworks inorder to break the strike. Flixborough Wharf, Scunthorpe, South Humberside
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Sir Ian MacGregor BSC © John Sturrock/reportdigital.co.uk

Sir Ian MacGregor BSC
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Demolition of Firth Brown, Steel & Engineering Works in Sheffield.  © John Sturrock/reportdigital.co.uk

Demolition of Firth Brown, Steel & Engineering Works in Sheffield.
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Rolling out in a steel mill in the Midlands  © John Harris/reportdigital.co.uk

Rolling out in a steel mill in the Midlands
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Musician playing a banjo for money in front of a shop for sale Corby - once a thriving steel town.  © John Harris/reportdigital.co.uk

Musician playing a banjo for money in front of a shop for sale Corby – once a thriving steel town.
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Sadness at the loss or steelworkers jobs: Corus Steelworks Bryngwyn South Wales community on the day that it closed. © John Harris/reportdigital.co.uk

Sadness at the loss or steelworkers jobs: Corus Steelworks Bryngwyn South Wales community on the day that it closed.
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Schoolboys playing football near steelworks Cardiff Comprehensive School South Wales. © John Harris/reportdigital.co.uk

Schoolboys playing football near steelworks Cardiff Comprehensive School South Wales.
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Corus Teesside steelworks, Redcar  Cleveland with Holiday Chalets in the foreground.  © Mark Pinder/reportdigital.co.uk

Corus Teesside steelworks, Redcar Cleveland with Holiday Chalets in the foreground.
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Using a kiosk at Jobcentre Plus in West Bromwich. © John Harris/reportdigital.co.uk

Using a kiosk at Jobcentre Plus in West Bromwich.
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Steelworkers standing on top of the pouring plateform. Pouring molton metal into a cast from the furnace. Sheffield Forgemasters Steelworks © David Chang/reportdigital.co.uk

Steelworkers standing on top of the pouring plateform. Pouring molton metal into a cast from the furnace. Sheffield Forgemasters Steelworks
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Corus Steel Teesside workers. Unite March for Jobs, Birmingham. © Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Corus Steel Teesside workers. Unite March for Jobs, Birmingham.
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Around 3500 steelworkers, their families and other trade union members marched through the town of Redcar on the Cleveland coast to protest at huge jobcuts by Corus in the British steel industry where to 2,000 jobs at the Teesside Cast Products factory alone are at risk after an international consortium pulled out of a 10-year-deal to buy its steel. Redcar, Co' Cleveland. © Mark Pinder/reportdigital.co.uk

Around 3500 steelworkers, their families and other trade union members marched through the town of Redcar on the Cleveland coast to protest at huge jobcuts by Corus in the British steel industry where to 2,000 jobs at the Teesside Cast Products factory alone are at risk after an international consortium pulled out of a 10-year-deal to buy its steel.
Redcar, Co’ Cleveland.
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Poster in a shop window against the closure. Around 3500 steelworkers, their families and other trade unionists marched through the town of Redcar on the Cleveland coast to protest at huge jobcuts by Corus in the British steel industry where to 2,000 jobs at the Teesside Cast Products factory alone are at risk after an international consortium pulled out of a 10-year-deal to buy its steel. Redcar, Co' Cleveland 2009. © Mark Pinder/reportdigital.co.uk

Poster in a shop window against the closure. Around 3500 steelworkers, their families and other trade unionists marched through the town of Redcar on the Cleveland coast to protest at huge jobcuts by Corus in the British steel industry where to 2,000 jobs at the Teesside Cast Products factory alone are at risk after an international consortium pulled out of a 10-year-deal to buy its steel.
Redcar, Co’ Cleveland 2009.
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Steelmaking resumes with the relighting of the blast furnace at the Sahaviriya Steel Industries (SSI) UK Redcar steelworks after being mothballed for two years, Redcar, Cleavland, North Yorkshire. Formerly Corus. © Mark Pinder/reportdigital.co.uk

Steelmaking resumes with the relighting of the blast furnace at the Sahaviriya Steel Industries (SSI) UK Redcar steelworks after being mothballed for two years, Redcar, Cleavland, North Yorkshire. Formerly Corus.
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Steelmaking resumes with the relighting of the blast furnace at the Sahaviriya Steel Industries (SSI) UK Redcar steelworks after being mothballed for two years, Redcar, Cleavland, North Yorkshire. Formerly Corus. © Mark Pinder/reportdigital.co.uk

Steelmaking resumes with the relighting of the blast furnace at the Sahaviriya Steel Industries (SSI) UK Redcar steelworks after being mothballed for two years, Redcar, Cleavland, North Yorkshire. Formerly Corus.
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New blast furnace No 4, Port Talbot Steelworks, an integrated steel production plant capable of producing nearly 5 million tonnes of steel slab per annum, West Glamorgan, Wales © Mark Pinder/reportdigital.co.uk

New blast furnace No 4, Port Talbot Steelworks, an integrated steel production plant capable of producing nearly 5 million tonnes of steel slab per annum, West Glamorgan, Wales
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Steel workers at the blast furnace SSI UK Redcar steelworks Teesside © Mark Pinder/reportdigital.co.uk

Steel workers at the blast furnace SSI UK Redcar steelworks Teesside
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The Tata Steelworks. Scunthorpe, South Humberside.  © Connor Matheson/reportdigital.co.uk

The Tata Steelworks. Scunthorpe, South Humberside.
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The Tata Steelworks. Scunthorpe, South Humberside.  © Connor Matheson/reportdigital.co.uk

The Tata Steelworks. Scunthorpe, South Humberside.
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Caparo Merchant Bar Plc and Tata Steelworks. Scunthorpe, North Lincolnshire.   © Connor Matheson/reportdigital.co.uk

Caparo Merchant Bar Plc and Tata Steelworks. Scunthorpe, North Lincolnshire.
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Save Our Steelworks campaign, Keep the Lights Burning rally, Redcar Teesside © Mark Pinder/reportdigital.co.uk

Save Our Steelworks campaign, Keep the Lights Burning rally, Redcar Teesside
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Save Our Steelworks campaign, Keep the Lights Burning rally, Redcar Teesside © Mark Pinder/reportdigital.co.uk

Save Our Steelworks campaign, Keep the Lights Burning rally, Redcar Teesside
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Save Our Steelworks campaign, Keep the Lights Burning rally, Redcar Teesside © Mark Pinder/reportdigital.co.uk.

Save Our Steelworks campaign, Keep the Lights Burning rally, Redcar Teesside
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