Key personal & political events

1984 Mar 8 Th
Commentary (The Times)

Coal: “Closures affect old pit areas; Coal output rising as productivity falls” [Brunt of closures will affect old mining areas; large rise in coal output at coal face since 1976]

Document type: Press
Source: The Times 8 March 1984
Journalist: David Felton David Young
Editorial comments:
Importance ranking: Major
Word count: 690
Themes: Privatized & state industries, Trade unions, Strikes & other union action, 1984-85 coal strike