Arthur Scargill

Would Facebook Have Won The Miners Strike?

Karl Davis | Posted 31.03.2014 | UK Politics
Karl Davis

How easy would it have been for Thatcher to dominate the reporting of the dispute had it happened today? Would the 'Battle of Orgreave' ended the same way if onlookers and miners alike were connected to Twitter, Messenger and BBM?

'Scargill Alive!'

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 11.04.2013 | UK Politics

Margaret Thatcher's most famous foe, former miners' leader Arthur Scargill, has responded to news of her death. The former leader of the National U...

'Another Judgement With The Anti-Scargill Feeling About It'

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 21.12.2012 | UK

Former miners' leader Arthur Scargill has lost his fight to have the National Union of Mineworkers (NUM) continue to meet the costs of his London flat...

Burton Roll Out 'Arthur Scargill-Inspired' Clothing Line

The Huffington Post UK | Charlie Lindlar | Posted 08.12.2012 | UK

Menswear chain Burton have launched a new clothing range with an odd inspiration - the northern miners of the decades past and their leader Arthur Sca...

Arthur Scargill Marks 40 Years Since Battle Of Saltley Gate

PA | Posted 10.02.2012 | UK Politics

Former National Union of Mineworkers leader Arthur Scargill joined fellow trade unionists today to celebrate the 40th anniversary of a key victory dur...