Commentary

Key personal & political events

1984 Oct 2 Tu
Commentary (The Times)

Coal: "Scargill wins support for attacks on 'state violence against miners'" [Scargill attacks the policing of NUM pickets, while Eric Hammond is booed for criticising the lack of an NUM ballot before the strike]

Document type: Press
Document kind: Article
Venue: -
Source: The Times , 2 October 1984
Journalist: Alan Wood, Bob Morgan, Sheila Beardall, Stephen Goodwin, John Winder
Editorial comments: -
Importance ranking: Major
Word count: 2p
Themes: Privatized & state industries, Law & order, Trade unions, Trade union law reform, Strikes & other union action, 1984-85 coal strike