This banner was presented to the Hucknall mining community on 11 th April 1987 at Nightingale Hall by the Nottingham University Work Place Branch Labour Party and others, to commemorate the struggle and suffering of the miners and their families in the Great Strike of 1984-85.

Those at the presentation included – delegates from the USA, UK and USSR attending an international trade union seminar; local friends and supporters from the Labour movement; the artists; and members of the mining community.

Artisit Paul Waplington
Sewing by Stephanie Record

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