Key personal & political events

1984 Aug 6 Mo
Commentary (The Times)

Coal: “Rail unions to ask TUC for blockade to support miners” [attempt to seek halt to movement of coke, coal and iron]

Document type: Press
Source: The Times 6 August 1984
Journalist: Paul Routledge, Philip Webster and Barrie Clement
Editorial comments:
Importance ranking: Major
Word count: 995
Themes: Privatized & state industries, Trade unions, Strikes & other union action, 1984-85 coal strike