Battle of Orgreave
The Battle of Orgreave is the name given to a confrontation between police and picketing miners at a British Steel coking plant in Orgreave, South Yorkshire, in 1984, during the UK miners' strike. ...
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Grunwick dispute
The Grunwick dispute was an industrial dispute involving trade union recognition at the Grunwick Film Processing Laboratories in Willesden, North London, that led to a two-year strike between 1976 and...
Southampton Dock Strike of 1890
The 1890 Southampton Dock Strike took place in Southampton, England, September, 1890.The closing years of the 1880s saw a resurgence of trade unionism amongst merchant seamen, dockers and other unskil...
1775 Liverpool Seamen's Revolt
The 1775 Liverpool Seamen's Revolt was a revolt by seaman faced by a cut in wages and consisted of industrial sabotage actions, protests and prison escapes. At the height of the struggle, the seamen b...
London Dock Strike of 1889
The London Dock Strike was an industrial dispute involving dock workers in the Port of London. It broke out on 14 August 1889, and resulted in a victory for the 100,000 strikers and established strong...
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Burston Strike School
The Burston Strike School was at the centre of the longest running strike in British history, between 1914 and 1939. Now a museum, it is in the village of Burston in Norfolk, England. The strike beg...
2009 Leeds refuse workers strike
The 2009 Leeds refuse workers strike was an eleven week industrial dispute in City of Leeds, West Yorkshire, England between Leeds City Council and the city's binmen.
The strike began on 7 Septemb...
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1911 Liverpool general transport strike
The 1911 Liverpool General Transport Strike involved dockers, railway workers and sailors, as well people from other trades. It paralysed Liverpool commerce for most of the summer of 1911. It also tra...