Three plays, each one telling a different story, of ordinary people caught up in the momentous political events of 1984 -1985.
Tells the true stories of two pairs of miners who found themselves on different side of the dispute.
The Blue Pawn
A police officer born into a mining family, he finds himself facing miners across the picket lines at the infamous ‘Battle of Orgreave’.
Banners, Bands and Bitter Pills
Two miner’s wives tell how the strike changed their lives, their attitudes, their community and their politics forever.
Tue 13 Oct
Alec Clegg Studio