Speeches, Interviews & Other Statements

Complete list of 8,000+ Thatcher statements & texts of many of them

1984 May 16 We
Walker (Peter)

Coal: Peter Walker speech in London (Coal Merchants Federation) [“Too many miners have been duped into a pointless and futile strike by propaganda with a political motive.”]

Document type: Speeches, interviews, etc.
Source: THCR 2/6/3/107/ f53
Editorial comments:
Importance ranking: Major
Word count: 3pp
Themes: Industry, Privatized & state industries, Energy, Media, Trade unions, Strikes & other union action, 1984-85 coal strike