National Union of Miners

It's Time The Government Committed To A Fair Deal For Miners And Their Widows

Gloria De Piero | Posted 31.01.2017 | UK Politics
Gloria De Piero

Labour MPs from ex coalfield communities and the National Union of Mineworkers have come together to ask the trustees of the Mineworkers' Pension Scheme for a meeting to review an arrangement that has left ex-miners billions of pounds worse off.

Thatcher Plotted Miners' Showdown

PA | Posted 23.04.2013 | UK Politics

Margaret Thatcher began plotting to defeat the coal miners from the day she took office, according to her official biography. The new prime ministe...

Police Investigate Facebook Page Mocking Dead Miners

PA | Posted 18.11.2011 | UK

A shocking Facebook page which mocks the fate of four men killed in a mining disaster in Wales is under investigation. Police have received numerou...