Archives For strike strikes

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
© Peter Arkell/reportdigital.co.uk

Firefighters’ National Strike, 1977. Firemen on strike for more pay protest against Labour Prime Minister Jim Callaghan, Blackpool, 1977
© John Sturrock/reportdigital.co.uk

Strike by firemen 1977. Firemen in Euston, London get support from members of the public.
© NLA/reportdigital.co.uk

Firemen’s strike pay strike 1977. Mass meeting in Hyde Park after a march through London
© NLA/reportdigital.co.uk

Firemen’s strike 1977 RAF firemen trying to put out a fire, Stratford, East London
© NLA/reportdigital.co.uk

FBU National Strike, 1977. Firefighters on strike for more pay protest in support of their pay claim, Liverpool
© John Sturrock/reportdigital.co.uk

Recalled FBU Conference 1978 (at end of Strike), A lobby outside against the acceptance of the pay deal. No Surrender
© John Sturrock/reportdigital.co.uk

Rally supporting bin workers strike, Victoria Square, Birmingham. The Labour council have issued redundancies to 113 binmen
© John Harris/reportdigital.co.uk

Bin workers strike. Resident pursuing refuse collection by contractors with his wheelie bin, Sparkbrook, Birmingham. Strike is costing 40,000 pounds a day. The Labour council have issued redundancies to 113 binmen
© John Harris/reportdigital.co.uk

Rubbish piling up, Sparkbrook, Birmingham Bin workers strike
© John Harris/reportdigital.co.uk

McDonalds workers strike rally, Westminster, London. Fast Food Rights Campaign want £10 an hour, end to zero hour contracts and union rights
© Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

McDonalds workers strike, Crayford, South East London. Fast Food Rights Campaign want 10 an hour, end to zero hour contracts and union rights
© Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

McDonalds workers strike, Crayford, South East London. Fast Food Rights Campaign want 10 an hour, end to zero hour contracts and union rights
© Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Ronnie Draper BFAWU speaking, McDonalds workers strike, Crayford, South East London. Fast Food Rights Campaign want 10 an hour, end to zero hour contracts and union rights
© Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

McDonalds workers strike, Crayford, South East London. Fast Food Rights Campaign want 10 an hour, end to zero hour contracts and union rights
© Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Ronnie Draper BFAWU, McDonalds workers strike, Crayford, South East London. Fast Food Rights Campaign want 10 an hour, end to zero hour contracts and union rights
© Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

McDonalds worker Shen Batmaz speaking to rally outside McDonalds HQ ahead of a pay strike by workers, East Finchley, London. Fast Food Rights Campaign want 10 an hour, end to zero hour contracts and union rights
© Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Shen Batmaz, Ian Hodson BFAWU, rally outside McDonalds HQ ahead of a pay strike, union members provide a table and chairs for talks, East Finchley, London. Fast Food Rights Campaign want 10 an hour, end to zero hour contracts and union rights
© Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Howard Beckett Unite speaking to members. Birmingham council refuse workers go on strike against redundancies, Perry Barr Depot, Birmingham. Birmingham City Council want to save 600,000 a year by axing 113 grade three bin men and replacing them with lower paid positions.
© John Harris/reportdigital.co.uk

Cowley Oxford BMW workers at the Mini factory on strike against the closure of the final salary pension scheme. It is the first ever strike at BMW with Unite the Union organising a series of one day strikes  © John Harris/reportdigital.co.uk

Cowley Oxford BMW workers at the Mini factory on strike against the closure of the final salary pension scheme. It is the first ever strike at BMW with Unite the Union organising a series of one day strikes
© John Harris/reportdigital.co.uk

Miners pickets at West Drayton Coal depot West London during 1972 strike © NLA/reportdigital.co.uk

Miners pickets at West Drayton Coal depot West London during 1972 strike
© NLA/reportdigital.co.uk

Miner Idris Moseley picking coal, riddling, for his pensioner neighbour at old tip or slag heap in Pontlottyn, South Wales during 1972 miners' strike © Martin Mayer/reportdigital.co.uk

Miner Idris Moseley picking coal, riddling, for his pensioner neighbour at old tip or slag heap in Pontlottyn, South Wales during 1972 miners’ strike
© Martin Mayer/reportdigital.co.uk

Children walking home from school in shadow of Pontlottyn colliery pit wheel. South Wales during 1972 miners' strike © Martin Mayer/reportdigital.co.uk

Children walking home from school in shadow of Pontlottyn colliery pit wheel. South Wales during 1972 miners’ strike
© Martin Mayer/reportdigital.co.uk

Local shop in Pontlottyn, South Wales showing a poster for a rally supporting miners during 1972 miners' strike © Martin Mayer/reportdigital.co.uk

Local shop in Pontlottyn, South Wales showing a poster for a rally supporting miners during 1972 miners’ strike
© Martin Mayer/reportdigital.co.uk

Nantymoel pit village, Ogmore Vale, South Wales, overshadowed by the pit head and slag heap, during 1972 miners' strike © Martin Mayer/reportdigital.co.uk

Nantymoel pit village, Ogmore Vale, South Wales, overshadowed by the pit head and slag heap, during 1972 miners’ strike
© Martin Mayer/reportdigital.co.uk

Miners picketing West Wales National Coal Board Offices during strike. © Martin Mayer/reportdigital.co.uk

Miners picketing West Wales National Coal Board Offices during strike.
© Martin Mayer/reportdigital.co.uk

Mass meeting of miners from Wheldale colliery, near Castleford, West Yorkshire during 1972 strike, addressed by Pete Bolderson of Glasshoughton. © NLA/reportdigital.co.uk

Mass meeting of miners from Wheldale colliery, near Castleford, West Yorkshire during 1972 strike, addressed by Pete Bolderson of Glasshoughton.
© NLA/reportdigital.co.uk

Miners pickets at West Drayton Coal depot West London during 1972 strike. © NLA/reportdigital.co.uk

Miners pickets at West Drayton Coal depot West London during 1972 strike.
© NLA/reportdigital.co.uk

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

Kent miners' wives demonstrate outside Parliament in support of their husbands. London © NLA/reportdigital.co.uk

Kent miners’ wives demonstrate outside Parliament in support of their husbands. London
© NLA/reportdigital.co.uk

Protest in support of the NUM, London, 1972 © Mike Tull/reportdigital.co.uk

Protest in support of the NUM, London, 1972
© Mike Tull/reportdigital.co.uk

Striking British Airways cabin crew lobby Parliament in a dispute over low pay, Westminster, London  © Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Striking British Airways cabin crew lobby Parliament in a dispute over low pay, Westminster, London
© Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk