Key personal & political events

1984 Mar 16 Fr
Commentary (The Times)

Coal: “Moderates dampen left-wing hopes of all-out pit strike; miners united by picket's death” [Hopes of national strike blasted by moderate vote; death of flying picket member]

Document type: Press
Source: The Times 16 March 1984
Journalist: Paul Routledge, Barrie Clement, Graig Seton
Editorial comments:
Importance ranking: Major
Word count: 1498
Themes: Privatized & state industries, Trade unions, Strikes & other union action, 1984-85 coal strike