Archives For 1970s

Jeremy Thorpe arriving at the Old Bailey on the first day of his trial for conspiracy to murder, London 1979
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CND march from Aldermaston to London, 1974
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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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Firefighters’ National Strike, 1977. Firemen on strike for more pay protest against Labour Prime Minister Jim Callaghan, Blackpool, 1977
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Strike by firemen 1977. Firemen in Euston, London get support from members of the public.
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Firemen’s strike pay strike 1977. Mass meeting in Hyde Park after a march through London
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Firemen’s strike 1977 RAF firemen trying to put out a fire, Stratford, East London
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FBU National Strike, 1977. Firefighters on strike for more pay protest in support of their pay claim, Liverpool
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Recalled FBU Conference 1978 (at end of Strike), A lobby outside against the acceptance of the pay deal. No Surrender
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