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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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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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Picturehouse workers at Ritzy cinemas on 24 hour strike, rally in Leicester Square the center of the London cinema scene in protest at the continuing refusal by Cineworld to pay them the London Living Wage © Stefano Cagnoni/reportdigital.co.uk

Picturehouse workers at Ritzy cinemas on 24 hour strike, rally in Leicester Square the center of the London cinema scene in protest at the continuing refusal by Cineworld to pay them the London Living Wage
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Picturehouse workers at Ritzy cinemas on 24 hour strike, rally in Leicester Square the center of the London cinema scene in protest at the continuing refusal by Cineworld to pay them the London Living Wage© Stefano Cagnoni/reportdigital.co.uk

Picturehouse workers at Ritzy cinemas on 24 hour strike, rally in Leicester Square the center of the London cinema scene in protest at the continuing refusal by Cineworld to pay them the London Living Wage© Stefano Cagnoni/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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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.
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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.
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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.
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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.
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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
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Protest in support of the NUM, London, 1972 © Mike Tull/reportdigital.co.uk

Protest in support of the NUM, London, 1972
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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
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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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Striking RMT London Bakerloo Line staff picket Edgware Road tube station over job cuts © Philip Wolmuth/reportdigital.co.uk

Striking RMT London Bakerloo Line staff picket Edgware Road tube station over job cuts
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CWU Post Office strike protest with Santa Claus and reindeer, 50,000 Post Office in Crisis postcards are delivered to the Department for Business, Victoria Street, London © Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

CWU Post Office strike protest with Santa Claus and reindeer, 50,000 Post Office in Crisis postcards are delivered to the Department for Business, Victoria Street, London
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Dave Ward speaking, CWU Post Office strike protest with Santa Claus and reindeer, 50,000 Post Office in Crisis postcards are delivered to the Department for Business, Victoria Street, London © Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Dave Ward speaking, CWU Post Office strike protest with Santa Claus and reindeer, 50,000 Post Office in Crisis postcards are delivered to the Department for Business, Victoria Street, London
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RMT cleaners protest outside GWR HQ, Swindon. They are on strike over serious bullying, claims of discrimination, poor working conditions and low pay on the Great Western Railway (GWR) train cleaning contract operated by Servest UK. They handed in a petition © John Harris/reportdigital.co.uk Click to see more photos

RMT cleaners protest outside GWR HQ, Swindon. They are on strike over serious bullying, claims of discrimination, poor working conditions and low pay on the Great Western Railway (GWR) train cleaning contract operated by Servest UK. They handed in a petition
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ASLEF Southern network train drivers strike in a safety dispute about who should operate the train doors. London Bridge Station.© Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk Click to see more photos

ASLEF Southern network train drivers strike in a safety dispute about who should operate the train doors. London Bridge Station.© Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk
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Rail passengers from the Association of British Commuters protest at Victoria Station against the crisis in transport provision at Southern Rail leading to terrible travelling conditions for customers and a dispute with the rail unions ASLEF & RMT © Stefano Cagnoni/reportdigital.co.uk

Rail passengers from the Association of British Commuters protest at Victoria Station against the crisis in transport provision at Southern Rail leading to terrible travelling conditions for customers and a dispute with the rail unions ASLEF & RMT
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