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  • Buses, houses, web and investment top Corbyn list


    JEREMY CORBYN announced plans for the “re-industrialisation” of northern England yesterday, slamming the Tories’ feted “northern powerhouse” as a “cruel deception.”

    Speaking in Leeds, Mr Corbyn also called for the Conservative government to...

    Wednesday 5th Aug 2015

    posted by Conrad Landin in Britain

  • Case for coal is Overwhelming


    THE end of production at Thoresby Colliery yesterday, ending 800 years of coalmining in Nottinghamshire, is not just a tragedy for its 400-strong workforce and their families.

    It is a signal of the irresponsibility and spite of a posh-boy Cabinet with no link to the working people of...

    Saturday 11th Jul 2015

    posted by Morning Star in Editorial

  • Police watchdog ‘not fit for purpose,’ argues MP


    THE watchdog Independent Police Complaints Commission (IPCC) has been branded “not fit for purpose” after it decided there should be no investigation into the police’s brutal attack on striking miners at Orgreave in Yorkshire.

    The attack, on June 18 1984, was one of...

    Friday 19th Jun 2015

    posted by Morning Star in Britain

  • MPs call for inquiry in policing at Orgreave


    MPs are demanding a public inquiry into police attacks on mining communities throughout the year-long 1984-5 strike against pit closures — including the notorious Orgreave scandal.

    Labour MP for Wansbeck and former president of the National Union of Mineworkers (NUM) Ian Lavery...

    Thursday 18th Jun 2015

    posted by Morning Star in Britain

  • Worsbrough pays tribute to rich history


    HUNDREDS of people gathered in Yorkshire’s Worsbrough at the weekend for the unveiling of a memorial paying tribute to industries that have now disappeared from the district.

    The memorial comprises a dissected pit wheel, a miner, a glassblower and a plinth built from...

    Monday 15th Jun 2015

    posted by Peter Lazenby in Britain

  • ‘A bad day for all those who care about civil liberties’


    TRADE unionists were left incensed yesterday after the Independent Police Complaints Commission (IPCC) announced that it would not investigate police violence at the Battle of Orgreave.

    For two and a half years the Orgreave Truth and Justice Campaign (OTJC) has demanded an...

    Saturday 13th Jun 2015

    posted by Peter Lazenby in Britain

  • Trade unionists line up to condemn IPCC Orgreave cop-out


    A MINER who was picketing on the front line when police mounted their brutal attack at Orgreave voiced his anger yesterday at the IPCC police watchdog’s refusal to investigate the violence.

    Chris Skidmore was a young miner at Yorkshire’s Bullcliffe Wood colliery — one...

    Saturday 13th Jun 2015

    posted by Peter Lazenby in Britain

  • IPCC WASHES ITS HANDS OF ORGREAVE


    POLICE watchdog the IPCC refused to launch a formal inquiry yesterday into a historic violent rampage by officers against striking miners at Orgreave in South Yorkshire.

    The decision, announced by the Independent Police Complaints Commission after a two-year delay, was slammed by...

    Friday 12th Jun 2015

    posted by Peter Lazenby in Britain

  • Police yield to pressure and release Orgreave evidence


    IPCC gets its hands on documents after legal threat

    Friday 21st Nov 2014

    posted by Peter Lazenby in Britain

  • How the British state conspires against the working class


    From blacklisting to Orgreave the government and secret services have a long history of plotting against Britain’s workers, says DAVID HAMILTON

    Tuesday 18th Nov 2014

    posted by Morning Star in Features


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