That the 1984/85 miners strike ended. On Tuesday BBC Radio 2 broadcast a 1 hour show about the miners strike. The Show features music from the likes of Redskins, Billy Bragg, Paul Weller as well as some folk songs. If anyone would like to listen to this show then click on the link below -
BRASSED OFF - THE MINERS' STRIKE AND BEYOND Tuesday 28 February 20:30-21:30
The miners' strike of 1984-85 ended in failure for the miners almost exactly 12 months after it had begun. In this programme Kirsty Young marks the 21st anniversary of the end of the longest and one of the most bitter industrial disputes in British history.