Commentary

Key personal & political events

1985 Jan 2 We
Commentary (The Times)

Coal: “Militants attack Scargill for lack of initiative” [miners disillusioned with leadership; strike has cost 2.4 billion so far]

Document type: Press
Source: The Times 2 January 1985
Journalist: Barrie Clement and Tim Jones
Editorial comments:
Importance ranking: Major
Word count: 1369
Themes: Privatized & state industries, Trade unions, Strikes & other union action, 1984-85 coal strike