Pride, 2014. Earnest without being didactic and uplifting without stooping to sentimentality, Pride is a joyous crowd-pleaser that genuinely works

Pride

PRIDE Directed by Matthew Warchus. With Bill Nighy, Imelda Staunton, Dominic West, Paddy Considine. gay activists work to help miners during their lengthy strike of the National Union of Mineworkers in the summer of BRILLIANT

The undemocratic EU is opposite to Maggie's quote -  Margaret Thatcher, October 10, 1975, Speech to Conservative Party Conference

"A man's right to work as he will, to spend what he earns, to own property, to have the state as servant and not as master. they are the essence of a free economy. and on that freedom all our other freedoms depend.

Alison Lambert - Jill George Gallery - Contemporary Art - Soho, London, England

Jill George Gallery represents paintings, drawings, watercolours, monoprints and limited edition prints by British Contemporary artists from the established artist to the recent graduate.

Miners Strike: When the gay community stood up for the miners.   Pride, a movie about the unlikely miners' strike link up between London based gays & lesbians is now celebrated in film.The activists saw the miners as another group who were seemingly being ostracised by society, particularly after Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher labelled the strikers “the enemy within''

Miners Strike: When the gay community stood up for the miners

knowhomo: “ LGBTQ* History in Photographs Lesbian and Gay Miners’ Support Group, set up during the miners’ strike, challenged prejudices held by many in the labour movement.

One of my parents wedding presents...sure to make an appearance! :D

Davy lamp used by Welsh Miners. Mum & Dad have one of these hanging in their home.

Miners Strike

Miners strike

the LGSM raised awareness and funds for the miners in Wales. this was their very first ball. from the film "Pride"......

the LGSM raised awareness and funds for the miners in Wales. from the film "Pride".

Margaret Thatcher's vindictiveness is still with us 30 years after the end of the miners' strike - Dennis Skinner - Mirror Online

Dennis Skinner: Miners' strike legacy is still with us 30 years on

Margaret Thatcher's vindictiveness is still with us 30 years after the end of the miners' strike - Dennis Skinner - Mirror Online

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