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Homeless and hungry queuing for food, Coventry. The soup kitchen and food bank is provided by The Midland Langar Seva Society
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Birmingham Central Mosque, free hot meals for the homeless over the festive period. Christmas Eve, Birmingham.  © Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Birmingham Central Mosque, free hot meals for the homeless over the festive period. Christmas Eve, Birmingham.
© Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Birmingham Central Mosque, free hot meals for the homeless over the festive period. Christmas Eve, Birmingham.  © Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Birmingham Central Mosque, free hot meals for the homeless over the festive period. Christmas Eve, Birmingham.
© Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Birmingham Central Mosque, free hot meals for the homeless over the festive period. Christmas Eve, Birmingham.  © Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Birmingham Central Mosque, free hot meals for the homeless over the festive period. Christmas Eve, Birmingham.
© Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Birmingham Central Mosque, free hot meals for the homeless over the festive period. Christmas Eve, Birmingham.  © Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Birmingham Central Mosque, free hot meals for the homeless over the festive period. Christmas Eve, Birmingham.
© Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Local volunteers talk with the homeless. Birmingham Central Mosque, free hot meals for the homeless over the festive period. Christmas Eve, Birmingham.  © Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Local volunteers talk with the homeless. Birmingham Central Mosque, free hot meals for the homeless over the festive period. Christmas Eve, Birmingham.
© Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Birmingham Central Mosque, free hot meals for the homeless over the festive period. Christmas Eve, Birmingham.  © Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Birmingham Central Mosque, free hot meals for the homeless over the festive period. Christmas Eve, Birmingham.
© Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Birmingham Central Mosque, free hot meals for the homeless over the festive period. Christmas Eve, Birmingham.  © Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Birmingham Central Mosque, free hot meals for the homeless over the festive period. Christmas Eve, Birmingham.
© Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Birmingham Central Mosque, free hot meals for the homeless over the festive period. Christmas Eve, Birmingham.  © Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Birmingham Central Mosque, free hot meals for the homeless over the festive period. Christmas Eve, Birmingham.
© Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Calais migrants queue in freezing conditions for the last day of food provided by Salam. French authorities have instructed the charity to stop serving food on the street with threats of violence, as a new centre is opened. Calais. France. © Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Calais migrants queue in freezing conditions for the last day of food provided by Salam. French authorities have instructed the charity to stop serving food on the street with threats of violence, as a new centre is opened. Calais. France.
© Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Calais migrants queue in freezing conditions for the last day of food provided by Salam. French authorities have instructed the charity to stop serving food on the street with threats of violence, as a new centre is opened. Calais. France. © Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Calais migrants queue in freezing conditions for the last day of food provided by Salam. French authorities have instructed the charity to stop serving food on the street with threats of violence, as a new centre is opened. Calais. France.
© Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Calais migrants queue in freezing conditions for food provided by Salam. French authorities have instructed the charity to stop serving food on the street. France. © Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Calais migrants queue in freezing conditions for food provided by Salam. French authorities have instructed the charity to stop serving food on the street. France.
© Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Zia, a refugee from Afghanistan reunited with his brother, now 14 who was lost during the Meditarranean sea crossing. Calais migrants from Afghanistan and other countries are living rough in freezing conditions in the jungle. France. © Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Zia, a refugee from Afghanistan reunited with his brother, now 14 who was lost during the Meditarranean sea crossing. Calais migrants from Afghanistan and other countries are living rough in freezing conditions in the jungle. France.
© Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Appalling living conditions for Calais migrants from Afghanistan living rough in freezing conditions in the jungle. France. © Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Appalling living conditions for Calais migrants from Afghanistan living rough in freezing conditions in the jungle. France.
© Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Appalling living conditions for Calais migrants from Afghanistan living rough in freezing conditions in the jungle. France. © Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Appalling living conditions for Calais migrants from Afghanistan living rough in freezing conditions in the jungle. France.
© Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Appalling living conditions for Calais migrants from Afghanistan living rough in freezing conditions in the jungle. France. © Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Appalling living conditions for Calais migrants from Afghanistan living rough in freezing conditions in the jungle. France.
© Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Sudanese refugee washing a prayer mat outside a temporary shelter in freezing conditions in Calais. France. © Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Sudanese refugee washing a prayer mat outside a temporary shelter in freezing conditions in Calais. France.
© Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Sudanese refugees make a temporary shelter in freezing conditions in Calais. France. © Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Sudanese refugees make a temporary shelter in freezing conditions in Calais. France.
© Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Sudanese refugees make a temporary shelter in freezing conditions in Calais. France. © Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Sudanese refugees make a temporary shelter in freezing conditions in Calais. France.
© Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Child of a Calais migrant living in the jungle. France. © Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Child of a Calais migrant living in the jungle. France.
© Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Refugees queue to charge their mobile phones, a charity supplied the generator. Appauling living conditions for Calais migrants living in the jungle. France. © Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Refugees queue to charge their mobile phones, a charity supplied the generator. Appauling living conditions for Calais migrants living in the jungle. France.
© Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Calais migrants trying to access trucks bound for the UK. France. © Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Calais migrants trying to access trucks bound for the UK. France.
© Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Calais migrants trying to access trucks bound for the UK. France. © Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Calais migrants trying to access trucks bound for the UK. France.
© Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Fenced off areas where Calais migrants used to camp near the port. France. © Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Fenced off areas where Calais migrants used to camp near the port. France.
© Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Peace Love Food. Love Activist protesters put on a food bank offering hot food to the homeless opposite RBS Bank where they were evicted by Westminster Council. London. © Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Peace Love Food. Love Activist protesters put on a food bank offering hot food to the homeless opposite RBS Bank where they were evicted by Westminster Council. London.
© Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Love Activist protesters put on a food bank offering hot food to the homeless opposite RBS Bank where they were evicted by Westminster Council. London. © Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Love Activist protesters put on a food bank offering hot food to the homeless opposite RBS Bank where they were evicted by Westminster Council. London.
© Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Love Activist protesters put on a food bank offering hot food to the homeless opposite RBS Bank where they were evicted by Westminster Council. London. © Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Love Activist protesters put on a food bank offering hot food to the homeless opposite RBS Bank where they were evicted by Westminster Council. London.
© Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Love Activist protesters defend a soup kitchen offering hot food to the homeless opposite RBS Bank where they were evicted by Westminster Council. London. © Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Love Activist protesters defend a soup kitchen offering hot food to the homeless opposite RBS Bank where they were evicted by Westminster Council. London.
© Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Love Activists hand out hot food and drinks to homeless people in central London. The housing crisis activists were evicted from the Royal Bank of Scotland premises on Christmas day. They intended to use the empty property for the soup kitchen. HD Footage. © Jason N. Parkinson/reportdigital.co.uk

Love Activists hand out hot food and drinks to homeless people in central London. The housing crisis activists were evicted from the Royal Bank of Scotland premises on Christmas day. They intended to use the empty property for the soup kitchen. HD Footage. © Jason N. Parkinson/reportdigital.co.uk

Love Activists soup kitchen is forcibly evicted police and Westminster council officers. The housing crisis activists were evicted from the Royal Bank of Scotland premises on Christmas day. They intended to use the empty property for the soup kitchen. Since the first eviction the activists set up a stall on Charing Cross Road. HD Footage. © Jason N. Parkinson/reportdigital.co.uk

Love Activists soup kitchen is forcibly evicted police and Westminster council officers. The housing crisis activists were evicted from the Royal Bank of Scotland premises on Christmas day. They intended to use the empty property for the soup kitchen. Since the first eviction the activists set up a stall on Charing Cross Road. HD Footage. © Jason N. Parkinson/reportdigital.co.uk

Father Christmas (Derek Freeman) arrested for allegedly causing an obstruction  outside Hamley's Toy Store in Regent Street, whilst helping to launch an appeal for donations of Christmas toys for striking miners' children during the national miners' strike. London © Stefano Cagnoni/Report Archive/reportdigital.co.uk

Father Christmas (Derek Freeman) arrested for allegedly causing an obstruction outside Hamley’s Toy Store in Regent Street, whilst helping to launch an appeal for donations of Christmas toys for striking miners’ children during the national miners’ strike. London
© Stefano Cagnoni/Report Archive/reportdigital.co.uk

Pickets from Frickley confront riot police at night as they try to break the strike, the police were kept out of the village in a confrontation that went on all night. South Elmsall pit village, Yorkshire. © John Harris/Report Archive/reportdigital.co.uk

Pickets from Frickley confront riot police at night as they try to break the strike, the police were kept out of the village in a confrontation that went on all night. South Elmsall pit village, Yorkshire.
© John Harris/Report Archive/reportdigital.co.uk

Pickets from Frickley confront riot police at night as they try to break the strike, the police were kept out of the village in a confrontation that went on all night. South Elmsall pit village, Yorkshire. © John Harris/Report Archive/reportdigital.co.uk

Pickets from Frickley confront riot police at night as they try to break the strike, the police were kept out of the village in a confrontation that went on all night. South Elmsall pit village, Yorkshire.
© John Harris/Report Archive/reportdigital.co.uk

Pickets from Frickley confront riot police at night as they try to break the strike, the police were kept out of the village in a confrontation that went on all night. South Elmsall pit village, Yorkshire. © John Harris/Report Archive/reportdigital.co.uk

Pickets from Frickley confront riot police at night as they try to break the strike, the police were kept out of the village in a confrontation that went on all night. South Elmsall pit village, Yorkshire.
© John Harris/Report Archive/reportdigital.co.uk

Riot police remove a barricade set up by striking miners (out of picture) in South Elmsall village after attempts earlier in the day to get one scab miner through an NUM picket line and into work at Frickley Pit during the year long miners' strike © John Harris/reportdigital.co.uk

Riot police remove a barricade set up by striking miners (out of picture) in South Elmsall village after attempts earlier in the day to get one scab miner through an NUM picket line and into work at Frickley Pit during the year long miners’ strike
© John Harris/reportdigital.co.uk

Riot Police occupy Cortonwood pit village, Yorkshire. © John Sturrock/reportdigital.co.uk

Riot Police occupy Cortonwood pit village, Yorkshire.
© John Sturrock/reportdigital.co.uk

Familes enjoy a proper meal at a soup kitchen organised by miners from Welbeck colliery, Nottinghamshire © Katalin Arkell/reportdigital.co.uk

Familes enjoy a proper meal at a soup kitchen organised by miners from Welbeck colliery, Nottinghamshire
© Katalin Arkell/reportdigital.co.uk

Mass picket of striking miners attempting to stop  oil being delivered by road to Didcot Power Station Oxfordshire, where NUR railway workers are refusing to handle new coal stocks. © John Harris/reportdigital.co.uk

Mass picket of striking miners attempting to stop oil being delivered by road to Didcot Power Station Oxfordshire, where NUR railway workers are refusing to handle new coal stocks.
© John Harris/reportdigital.co.uk

Mounted police with raised batons scour the back streets near Hatfield Main colliery for striking miners, Yorkshire © Peter Arkell/reportdigital.co.uk

Mounted police with raised batons scour the back streets near Hatfield Main colliery for striking miners, Yorkshire
© Peter Arkell/reportdigital.co.uk

Pickets at Cortonwood colliery, South Yorkshire, where the miners' strike started, towards the end of the strike. Defiant slogans painted on railway bridge. We told Arthur No Surrender © Peter Arkell/reportdigital.co.uk

Pickets at Cortonwood colliery, South Yorkshire, where the miners’ strike started, towards the end of the strike. Defiant slogans painted on railway bridge. We told Arthur No Surrender
© Peter Arkell/reportdigital.co.uk

A mother and child join the picket line at Cortonwood colliery, South Yorkshire © Peter Arkell/reportdigital.co.uk

A mother and child join the picket line at Cortonwood colliery, South Yorkshire
© Peter Arkell/reportdigital.co.uk

Child enjoying a proper meal at a soup kitchen set up during the miners' strike in Armthorpe, Yorkshire. © Katalin Arkell/reportdigital.co.uk

Child enjoying a proper meal at a soup kitchen set up during the miners’ strike in Armthorpe, Yorkshire.
© Katalin Arkell/reportdigital.co.uk

Indian Workers Association (Glasgow branch) show their solidarity with the miners by donating £1,200 of food for Ayrshire miners & their families. Glasgow, Scotland © Rick Matthews/Report Archive/reportdigital.co.uk

Indian Workers Association (Glasgow branch) show their solidarity with the miners by donating £1,200 of food for Ayrshire miners & their families. Glasgow, Scotland
© Rick Matthews/Report Archive/reportdigital.co.uk

Scottish rally in support of the miners' strike. Young boy wears a sweat shirt bearing the words: My dad is a striking miner. © Rick Matthews/Report Archive Report/reportdigital.co.uk

Scottish rally in support of the miners’ strike. Young boy wears a sweat shirt bearing the words: My dad is a striking miner.
© Rick Matthews/Report Archive Report/reportdigital.co.uk

A halloween fancy dress party for children at Armthorpe Miner's Welfare, near Doncaster, South Yorkshire © Ray Rising/reportdigital.co.uk

A halloween fancy dress party for children at Armthorpe Miner’s Welfare, near Doncaster, South Yorkshire
© Ray Rising/reportdigital.co.uk

Miners children riddling, digging for coal, miners strike. Yorkshire © Katalin Arkell/reportdigital.co.uk

Miners children riddling, digging for coal, miners strike. Yorkshire
© Katalin Arkell/reportdigital.co.uk

Striking miners riddling for coal on a slagheap or tip, collecting fuel for the winter, South Kirby, Yorkshire © John Harris/Report Archive/reportdigital.co.uk

Striking miners riddling for coal on a slagheap or tip, collecting fuel for the winter, South Kirby, Yorkshire
© John Harris/Report Archive/reportdigital.co.uk

Nottinghamshire strike breaker Working Miners Committee organiser Chris Butcher, given the  name Silver Birch by the media (something of a publicity exercise financed by the Daily Mail according to Peter Walker), talking to the press (including Report/IFL photographer John Harris). New Ollerton, Nottinghamshire © Peter Arkell/reportdigital.co.uk

Nottinghamshire strike breaker Working Miners Committee organiser Chris Butcher, given the name Silver Birch by the media (something of a publicity exercise financed by the Daily Mail according to Peter Walker), talking to the press (including Report/IFL photographer John Harris). New Ollerton, Nottinghamshire
© Peter Arkell/reportdigital.co.uk

A women at the Miners welfare canteen, Great Houghton, South Yorkshire © John Smith/Report Archive/reportdigital.co.uk

A women at the Miners welfare canteen, Great Houghton, South Yorkshire
© John Smith/Report Archive/reportdigital.co.uk

Great Houghton, near Doncaster: striking miner at home reading a letter from the DHSS refusing help, watched by his young daughter. Benefit was withdrawn. © John Smith/reportdigital.co.uk/Report

Great Houghton, near Doncaster: striking miner at home reading a letter from the DHSS refusing help, watched by his young daughter. Benefit was withdrawn.
© John Smith/reportdigital.co.uk/Report

Striking miners eating in a soup kitchen funded by donations from supporters of the strike. Miners Welfare Ollerton, Nottinghamshire © John Harris (reportdigital.co.uk)

Striking miners eating in a soup kitchen funded by donations from supporters of the strike. Miners Welfare Ollerton, Nottinghamshire
© John Harris (reportdigital.co.uk)

Durham Miners' Gala: NUM President Arthur Scargill greets Labour Party Leader Neil Kinnock; to Kinnock's right are Peter Heathfield, NUM General Secretary, and Dennis Skinner MP. © Stefano Cagnoni  - reportdigital.co.uk

Durham Miners’ Gala: NUM President Arthur Scargill greets Labour Party Leader Neil Kinnock; to Kinnock’s right are Peter Heathfield, NUM General Secretary, and Dennis Skinner MP.
© Stefano Cagnoni – reportdigital.co.uk

Striking miners Worksop to London Shireoaks Manton children's relief fund sponsored walk, miners strike, Lowdham, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire © John Harris/Report Archive/reportdigital.co.uk

Striking miners Worksop to London Shireoaks Manton children’s relief fund sponsored walk, miners strike, Lowdham, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
© John Harris/Report Archive/reportdigital.co.uk

Police roadblock at junction 24 of the M1 Motorway - stopping pickets getting into Nottinghamshire and gathering information on the strikers. The Miners strike. © John Harris/reportdigital.co.uk

Police roadblock at junction 24 of the M1 Motorway – stopping pickets getting into Nottinghamshire and gathering information on the strikers. The Miners strike.
© John Harris/reportdigital.co.uk

Miners' Strike, police stop convoy of pickets leaving the M1 for Nottingham.  © John Sturrock (reportdigital.co.uk)

Miners’ Strike, police stop convoy of pickets leaving the M1 for Nottingham.
© John Sturrock (reportdigital.co.uk)

Police roadblock on the Derbyshire - Nottinghamshire county boarder at Shirebrook. To stop pickets from reaching Warsop Main Colliery in Nottinghamshire. Miners strike © John Sturrock/reportdigital.co.uk

Police roadblock on the Derbyshire – Nottinghamshire county boarder at Shirebrook. To stop pickets from reaching Warsop Main Colliery in Nottinghamshire. Miners strike
© John Sturrock/reportdigital.co.uk

Norman Strike at the front of a mass picket, Bilston Glen mine, Scotland,  Miners' Strike. © John Sturrock/reportdigital.co.uk

Norman Strike at the front of a mass picket, Bilston Glen mine, Scotland, Miners’ Strike.
© John Sturrock/reportdigital.co.uk

Police arrest pickets, Bilston Glen collery, Scotland, Miners' Strike. © John Sturrock/reportdigital.co.uk

Police arrest pickets, Bilston Glen collery, Scotland, Miners’ Strike.
© John Sturrock/reportdigital.co.uk

Women Against Pit Closures stage a picket at Port Talbot in South Wales during the Miners' Strike, South Wales © John Harris/reportdigital.co.uk

Women Against Pit Closures stage a picket at Port Talbot in South Wales during the Miners’ Strike, South Wales
© John Harris/reportdigital.co.uk

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Welsh miners and local supporters occupy the NUM headquarters in Pontypridd, Wales, in an attempt to prevent the authorities gaining access to sequestrate the Union's funds during the Miners' Strike, South Wales © John Harris/reportdigital.co.uk

Welsh miners and local supporters occupy the NUM headquarters in Pontypridd, Wales, in an attempt to prevent the authorities gaining access to sequestrate the Union’s funds during the Miners’ Strike, South Wales
© John Harris/reportdigital.co.uk

South Wales NUM President, Emlyn Williams (with megaphone), with Welsh miners outside the NUM headquarters in Pontypridd, Wales, which they occupied in an attempt to prevent the authorities gaining access to sequestrate the Union's funds Miners' Strike, South Wales © John Harris/reportdigital.co.uk

South Wales NUM President, Emlyn Williams (with megaphone), with Welsh miners outside the NUM headquarters in Pontypridd, Wales, which they occupied in an attempt to prevent the authorities gaining access to sequestrate the Union’s funds Miners’ Strike, South Wales
© John Harris/reportdigital.co.uk

Miners building a barricade and occupy Rossington colliery after police managed to get a scab into the pit. Doncaster © John Harris/reportdigital.co.uk

Miners building a barricade and occupy Rossington colliery after police managed to get a scab into the pit. Doncaster
© John Harris/reportdigital.co.uk

Miners barricade and occupy Rossington colliery after police managed to get a scab into the pit. Doncaster © John Harris/reportdigital.co.uk

Miners barricade and occupy Rossington colliery after police managed to get a scab into the pit. Doncaster
© John Harris/reportdigital.co.uk

Jack Taylor Yorkshire NUM  trying to persuade miners to disperse. Miners barricade and occupy Rossington colliery after police managed to get a scab into the pit. Doncaster © John Harris/reportdigital.co.uk

Jack Taylor Yorkshire NUM trying to persuade miners to disperse. Miners barricade and occupy Rossington colliery after police managed to get a scab into the pit. Doncaster
© John Harris/reportdigital.co.uk

A miners wife makes the opinion of the community clear attacking a well known scab with her shoe, after police invaded the pit village of Rossington near Doncaster, South Yorkshire © Peter Arkell/reportdigital.co.uk

A miners wife makes the opinion of the community clear attacking a well known scab with her shoe, after police invaded the pit village of Rossington near Doncaster, South Yorkshire
© Peter Arkell/reportdigital.co.uk

Police arrest a 13-year-old boy for throwing stones at a police convoy entering the village, Grimethorpe, Yorkshire © John Harris/reportdigital.co.uk

Police arrest a 13-year-old boy for throwing stones at a police convoy entering the village, Grimethorpe, Yorkshire
© John Harris/reportdigital.co.uk

Striking miners eating in a soup kitchen funded by donations from supporters of the strike. Miners Welfare, Keresley Colliery, Coventry 1984 © John Harris/reportdigital.co.uk)

Striking miners eating in a soup kitchen funded by donations from supporters of the strike. Miners Welfare, Keresley Colliery, Coventry 1984
© John Harris/reportdigital.co.uk)

Drawing depicting scabs made by a child of a striking miner and stuck on the wall of Kersley Food Kitchen, adjacent to Kersley Colliery near Coventry.  © John Harris/Report Archive Report/reportdigital.co.uk

Drawing depicting scabs made by a child of a striking miner and stuck on the wall of Kersley Food Kitchen, adjacent to Kersley Colliery near Coventry.
© John Harris/Report Archive Report/reportdigital.co.uk

The drawing - child to be wary of strangers, in this case a policeman. Reflecting the sense of hatred felt by mining families to the massed police presence in their communites. Drawing made by a child of a striking miner and stuck on the wall of Kersley Food Kitchen, adjacent to Kersley Colliery near Coventry.  © John Harris/Report Archive Report/reportdigital.co.uk

The drawing – child to be wary of strangers, in this case a policeman. Reflecting the sense of hatred felt by mining families to the massed police presence in their communites. Drawing made by a child of a striking miner and stuck on the wall of Kersley Food Kitchen, adjacent to Kersley Colliery near Coventry.
© John Harris/Report Archive Report/reportdigital.co.uk

Picket at Penrikyber Colliery in South Wales during the Miners' Strike. © John Harris/Report Archive/reportdigital.co.uk

Picket at Penrikyber Colliery in South Wales during the Miners’ Strike.
© John Harris/Report Archive/reportdigital.co.uk

Striking dockers picketing in the rain King George Dock Hull 1984. The strike was called by the TGWU's national docks committee after British Steel had used workers who were not registered dockers to unload iron ore at Immingham dock on the Humber. The ore was for Scunthorpe steel works. © John Harris (reportdigital.co.uk)

Striking dockers picketing in the rain King George Dock Hull 1984. The strike was called by the TGWU’s national docks committee after British Steel had used workers who were not registered dockers to unload iron ore at Immingham dock on the Humber. The ore was for Scunthorpe steel works.
© John Harris (reportdigital.co.uk)

Railway workers stop the movement of coal during the miners' strike. Shirebrook, Derbyshire © Ray Rising/reportdigital.co.uk

Railway workers stop the movement of coal during the miners’ strike. Shirebrook, Derbyshire
© Ray Rising/reportdigital.co.uk