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Wapping Printing Plant, News International Dispute, January 1986 © John Sturrock/reportdigital.co.uk

Wapping Printing Plant, News International Dispute, January 1986
© John Sturrock/reportdigital.co.uk

Brenda Dean (left), GenSec of SOGAT joins News International printworkers & clerical staff sacked by Rupert Murdoch prior to his moving his printing presses to Wapping, as they lobby the TUC General Council calling for support in their industrial dispute. Placard describs Eric Hammond EEPTU as a thieves and poacher's union as they helped break the printers unions. © Stefano Cagnoni/Report Archive/reportdigital.co.uk

Brenda Dean (left), GenSec of SOGAT joins News International printworkers & clerical staff sacked by Rupert Murdoch prior to his moving his printing presses to Wapping, as they lobby the TUC General Council calling for support in their industrial dispute. Placard describs Eric Hammond EEPTU as a thieves and poacher’s union as they helped break the printers unions.
© Stefano Cagnoni/Report Archive/reportdigital.co.uk

News International printworkers sacked by Rupert Murdoch prior to his moving his printing presses to Wapping, lobby the TUC General Council calling for support in their industrial dispute. © Stefano Cagnoni/Report Archive/reportdigital.co.uk

News International printworkers sacked by Rupert Murdoch prior to his moving his printing presses to Wapping, lobby the TUC General Council calling for support in their industrial dispute.
© Stefano Cagnoni/Report Archive/reportdigital.co.uk

Wapping: Printworkers sacked by News International lobby the TUC seeking trade union support for their industrial dispute. London © Stefano Cagnoni/Report Archive/reportdigital.co.uk

Wapping: Printworkers sacked by News International lobby the TUC seeking trade union support for their industrial dispute. London
© Stefano Cagnoni/Report Archive/reportdigital.co.uk

Ken Gill talks with demonstrators lobbying the TUC's General Council on their response to Murdoch's sacking of 5,000 printworkers from News International titles in 1986 © Stefano Cagnoni/Report Archive/reportdigital.co.uk

Ken Gill talks with demonstrators lobbying the TUC’s General Council on their response to Murdoch’s sacking of 5,000 printworkers from News International titles in 1986
© Stefano Cagnoni/Report Archive/reportdigital.co.uk

Print workers sacked by Rupert Murdoch join the mass picket line outside the News International plant at Wapping © Stefano Cagnoni/Report Archive/reportdigital.co.uk

Print workers sacked by Rupert Murdoch join the mass picket line outside the News International plant at Wapping
© Stefano Cagnoni/Report Archive/reportdigital.co.uk

Women march on the News International plant at Wapping following Murdoch's sacking of thousands of his workforce © Stefano Cagnoni/Report Archive/reportdigital.co.uk

Women march on the News International plant at Wapping following Murdoch’s sacking of thousands of his workforce
© Stefano Cagnoni/Report Archive/reportdigital.co.uk

Women march on the News International plant at Wapping following Murdoch's sacking of thousands of print workers © Stefano Cagnoni/Report Archive/reportdigital.co.uk

Women march on the News International plant at Wapping following Murdoch’s sacking of thousands of print workers
© Stefano Cagnoni/Report Archive/reportdigital.co.uk

Police arresting picket mass picket of News International Print Plant Wapping. © Stefano Cagnoni/Report Archive/reportdigital.co.uk

Police arresting picket mass picket of News International Print Plant Wapping.
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Mass picket converges on the News International plant in Wapping in protest at the sacking of 5000 staff by Rupert Murdoch. At the head of the march, in a leather jacket, is Tony Isaacs, Imperial father of the SOGAT News of the World machine chapel. © Stefano Cagnoni/Report Archive/reportdigital.co.uk

Mass picket converges on the News International plant in Wapping in protest at the sacking of 5000 staff by Rupert Murdoch. At the head of the march, in a leather jacket, is Tony Isaacs, Imperial father of the SOGAT News of the World machine chapel.
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News International Dispute. Police and mass picket clash at Wapping, as pickets try to block Claims Rd, in 1986. A TNT lorry breaks the strike. © John Sturrock/reportdigital.co.uk

News International Dispute. Police and mass picket clash at Wapping, as pickets try to block Claims Rd, in 1986. A TNT lorry breaks the strike.
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Riot police face the mass picket line outside the News International plant at Wapping © Stefano Cagnoni  - reportdigital.co.uk Tel: 01789 262151 - 07831 121 483  Info@reportdigital.co.uk www.reportdigital.co.uk NUJ recommended terms & conditions apply. Moral rights asserted under Copyright Designs & Patents Act 1988. Credit is required. No part of this photo to be stored, reproduced, manipulated or transmitted by any means without permission.

Riot police face the mass picket line outside the News International plant at Wapping
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Police and picketing printworkers clash at Wapping, as police try to push back mass picket blocking Claims Rd, in 1986.  © John Sturrock/reportdigital.co.uk

Police and picketing printworkers clash at Wapping, as police try to push back mass picket blocking Claims Rd, in 1986.
© John Sturrock/reportdigital.co.uk

Wapping, Tony Dubbins, Gen Sec NGA speaking to News International printworkers sacked by Rupert Murdoch prior to his moving his printing presses to Wapping, as they lobby the TUC Congress in Brighton calling for support in their industrial dispute. © Stefano Cagnoni/Report Archive/reportdigital.co.uk

Wapping, Tony Dubbins, Gen Sec NGA speaking to News International printworkers sacked by Rupert Murdoch prior to his moving his printing presses to Wapping, as they lobby the TUC Congress in Brighton calling for support in their industrial dispute.
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Demonstrators lobbying the TUC's General Council on their response to Murdoch's sacking of 5,000 printworkers from News International titles in 1986 © Stefano Cagnoni/Report Archive/reportdigital.co.uk

Demonstrators lobbying the TUC’s General Council on their response to Murdoch’s sacking of 5,000 printworkers from News International titles in 1986
© Stefano Cagnoni/Report Archive/reportdigital.co.uk

A smiling Eric Hammond EEPTU walking out of the TUC Congress accompanied by his delegation, a Sun journalist, and TV crews 1988 prior to expulsion for undermining other trades Union agreements with employers (at News International Wapping) © John Harris/reportdigital.co.uk

A smiling Eric Hammond EEPTU walking out of the TUC Congress accompanied by his delegation, a Sun journalist, and TV crews 1988 prior to expulsion for undermining other trades Union agreements with employers (at News International Wapping)
© John Harris/reportdigital.co.uk

Miners' Strike, Brodsworth nr Doncaster, Police horses charge to disperse picket against strike breakers at dawn.  © John Sturrock (reportdigital.co.uk)

Miners’ Strike, Brodsworth nr Doncaster, Police horses charge to disperse picket against strike breakers at dawn.
© John Sturrock (reportdigital.co.uk)

Picket injured by police, Miners' Strike. Brodsworth colliery, South Yorkshire  © John Sturrock (reportdigital.co.uk)

Picket injured by police, Miners’ Strike. Brodsworth colliery, South Yorkshire
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Police charge pickets,  Miners' Strike Brodsworth Collery, Doncaster © John Sturrock/reportdigital.co.uk

Police charge pickets, Miners’ Strike Brodsworth Collery, Doncaster
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Miners' Strike, Miners' wives demonstrate their support as the first talks take place between the NUM and the NCB. © John Sturrock (reportdigital.co.uk)

Miners’ Strike, Miners’ wives demonstrate their support as the first talks take place between the NUM and the NCB.
© John Sturrock (reportdigital.co.uk)

Striking miners injured and arrested during a mass picket of the Orgreave coking plant during the miners' strike of 1984-85. © John Harris- reportdigital.co.uk

Striking miners injured and arrested during a mass picket of the Orgreave coking plant during the miners’ strike of 1984-85.
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Police arrest miners, Orgreave Coke works, Yorkshire © John Harris/reportdigital.co.uk

Police arrest miners, Orgreave Coke works, Yorkshire
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Arthur Scargill NUM addressing striking miners at first mass picket of the BSC Orgreave coking plant, South Yorkshire © Peter Arkell/reportdigital.co.uk

Arthur Scargill NUM addressing striking miners at first mass picket of the BSC Orgreave coking plant, South Yorkshire
© Peter Arkell/reportdigital.co.uk

Police use riot gear for the first time in a strike. Miners mass picket as a convoy of coke lorries leave the plant for Scunthorp steelworks. Steel workers who have walked out in solidarity look on. Orgreave coke works,  Miner's strike Sheffield, South Yorkshire  © John Harris/reportdigital.co.uk

Police use riot gear for the first time in a strike. Miners mass picket as a convoy of coke lorries leave the plant for Scunthorp steelworks. Steel workers who have walked out in solidarity look on. Orgreave coke works, Miner’s strike Sheffield, South Yorkshire
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Massed ranks of uniformed and riot police police officers prevent striking miners from picketing a convoy of delivery lorries, seen leaving the plant in the background, during a mass picket of the Orgreave coking plant during the miners' strike. © John Harris- reportdigital.co.uk

Massed ranks of uniformed and riot police police officers prevent striking miners from picketing a convoy of delivery lorries, seen leaving the plant in the background, during a mass picket of the Orgreave coking plant during the miners’ strike.
© John Harris- reportdigital.co.uk

Mounted police waiting to attack, Orgreave Mass picket,  Miners Strike.  © John Sturrock (reportdigital.co.uk)

Mounted police waiting to attack, Orgreave Mass picket, Miners Strike.
© John Sturrock (reportdigital.co.uk)

Miners flee from riot officers on horseback during a mass picket of the Orgreave coking plant,  miners' strike. © John Harris- reportdigital.co.uk

Miners flee from riot officers on horseback during a mass picket of the Orgreave coking plant, miners’ strike.
© John Harris- reportdigital.co.uk

Police officers charge striking miners, mass picket of the Orgreave coking plant, miners' strike, Yorkshire. © John Harris/reportdigital.co.uk

Police officers charge striking miners, mass picket of the Orgreave coking plant, miners’ strike, Yorkshire.
© John Harris/reportdigital.co.uk

Police surround picketing miners as a convoy of coke lorries leave the plant for Scunthorp steelworks. Orgreave coke works  Miner's strike Sheffield South Yorkshire  © John Harris (reportdigital.co.uk)

Police surround picketing miners as a convoy of coke lorries leave the plant for Scunthorp steelworks. Orgreave coke works Miner’s strike Sheffield South Yorkshire
© John Harris (reportdigital.co.uk)

First battle of Orgreave. Police use aggressive action and overwhelming force to prevent pickets reaching the coke works © Peter Arkell/reportdigital.co.uk

First battle of Orgreave. Police use aggressive action and overwhelming force to prevent pickets reaching the coke works
© Peter Arkell/reportdigital.co.uk

Miners strike, Orgreave picket being attacked by mounted officers. © John Sturrock/reportdigital.co.uk

Miners strike, Orgreave picket being attacked by mounted officers.
© John Sturrock/reportdigital.co.uk

Police arresting Arthur Scargill NUM leader at the Orgreave coking works picket during miners strike Sheffield  © John Harris (reportdigital.co.uk)

Police arresting Arthur Scargill NUM leader at the Orgreave coking works picket during miners strike Sheffield
© John Harris (reportdigital.co.uk)

Police dog and picket, mass picket at Orgreave cokeworks, Miners' Strike. © John Sturrock/reportdigital.co.uk

Police dog and picket, mass picket at Orgreave cokeworks, Miners’ Strike.
© John Sturrock/reportdigital.co.uk

Pickets carrying a telegraph pole try to block the road to impead police charges by mounted and short shield riot police. Mass picket, Orgreave coke works, Yorkshire  © John Harris/Report Archive/reportdigital.co.uk

Pickets carrying a telegraph pole try to block the road to impead police charges by mounted and short shield riot police. Mass picket, Orgreave coke works, Yorkshire
© John Harris/Report Archive/reportdigital.co.uk

Police rest on their riot shields behind an overturned cabin after charging into a mass picket of striking miners. Orgreave coke works  Miner's strike South Yorkshire  © John Harris/reportdigital.co.uk

Police rest on their riot shields behind an overturned cabin after charging into a mass picket of striking miners. Orgreave coke works Miner’s strike South Yorkshire
© John Harris/reportdigital.co.uk

Uniformed police officers applaud riot officers as they return from their duties at a mass picket of the Orgreave coking plant during the miners' strike of 1984-85. © John Harris- reportdigital.co.uk

Uniformed police officers applaud riot officers as they return from their duties at a mass picket of the Orgreave coking plant during the miners’ strike of 1984-85.
© John Harris- reportdigital.co.uk

Police leading a convoy of lorries bring coke from  Orgreave Coking works in Yorkshire to BSC Scunthorpe. M1 Yorkshire © John Harris/Report Archive/reportdigital.co.uk

Police leading a convoy of lorries bring coke from Orgreave Coking works in Yorkshire to BSC Scunthorpe. M1 Yorkshire
© John Harris/Report Archive/reportdigital.co.uk

23 3-ton trucks Trucks laden with £100,000 worth of food and goods donated by various trade unions (NGA, SOGAT, USDAW, AUEW, TASS, TGWU), on route from London destined for Barnsley for the miners and their communities, the miners' strike © John Smith/Report Archive/reportdigital.co.uk

23 3-ton trucks Trucks laden with £100,000 worth of food and goods donated by various trade unions (NGA, SOGAT, USDAW, AUEW, TASS, TGWU), on route from London destined for Barnsley for the miners and their communities, the miners’ strike
© John Smith/Report Archive/reportdigital.co.uk

Kent miners occupy the headquarters of the National Coal Board (NCB) during the Miners' strike, London © Stefano Cagnoni/Report Archive/reportdigital.co.uk

Kent miners occupy the headquarters of the National Coal Board (NCB) during the Miners’ strike, London
© Stefano Cagnoni/Report Archive/reportdigital.co.uk