Miners' Strike Inquiry

Press/Media: Public Engagement Activities

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I was interviewed by both BBC Radio Scotland and BBC Reporting Scotland in relation to calls for an inquiry into the policing of the 1984-5 miners' stirke in Scotland. This followed the UK government's refusal to have an inquiry into events at Orgreave the day before.

Period1 Nov 2016

Media contributions

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Media contributions

  • TitleMiners' Strike Inquiry
    Degree of recognitionNational
    Media typeTelevision
    CountryUnited Kingdom
    Date1/11/16
    DescriptionI was interviewed by both BBC Radio Scotland and BBC Reporting Scotland in relation to calls for an inquiry into the policing of the 1984-5 miners' strike in Scotland. This followed the UK government's refusal to have an inquiry into events at Orgreave on 18th June 1984 the previous day.
    PersonsEwan Gibbs