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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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CWU protest against legal challenge by Royal Mail over a strike, Royal Courts of Justice, London
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Artist Anna Ferrie. Unveiling of the Grunwick 40 community mural, Chapter Road, Brent north London opposite the site of the former Grunwick Factory and the union recognition dispute 40 years ago between 1976 and 1978  © Stefano Cagnoni/reportdigital.co.uk

Laxmi Ben Patel a former striker, unveiling of the Grunwick 40 community mural, Chapter Road, Brent north London opposite the site of the former Grunwick Factory and the union recognition dispute 40 years ago between 1976 and 1978
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Rally supporting bin workers strike, Victoria Square, Birmingham. The Labour council have issued redundancies to 113 binmen
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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
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Rubbish piling up, Sparkbrook, Birmingham Bin workers strike
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McDonalds workers strike rally, Westminster, London. Fast Food Rights Campaign want £10 an hour, end to zero hour contracts and union rights
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McDonalds workers strike, Crayford, South East London. Fast Food Rights Campaign want 10 an hour, end to zero hour contracts and union rights
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McDonalds workers strike, Crayford, South East London. Fast Food Rights Campaign want 10 an hour, end to zero hour contracts and union rights
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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
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McDonalds workers strike, Crayford, South East London. Fast Food Rights Campaign want 10 an hour, end to zero hour contracts and union rights
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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
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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
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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
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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.
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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
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