Event from: Miscellaneous 2015

Going Through The Change!

Event Details
Date: , 2015
Venue: The Cube, BS2 8JD
Price: £5
Series: Miscellaneous 2015
Page Details
Section: Events
Subjects: Modern History (Post World War II), Workers Organisations & Strikes
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The 1984/5 Miners’ strike changed their lives and for the feisty Women Against Pit Closures there was “No Going Back!”

Anne-Marie Sweeney’s film Going Through the Change!, made for National Women Against Pit Closures (NWAPC), shows a fearless, feisty movement that has reverberated throughout the struggles of working-class women over the past 30 years.

Not confined to the miners’ strike of 1984-85, the film reveals how members of WAPC have never stopped supporting other women in solidarity. The film is not a nostalgic look back at the time but a contemporary testament to all those who fight injustice today.

Joined by stars from picket lines, peace camps and war zones, Going Through the Change, features some of the most experienced frontline voices of the past 30 years.

Inspiring!  STRONG WOMEN all over the place, wonderful women! We need each other!

PEGGY SEEGER – Folk Queen.

It brilliantly shows a sassy, fearless movement


This is no piece of nostalgia – it will have relevance to all those fighting injustice for years to come

BRENDA PROCTER National Chair Women Against Pit Closures.

Miner's wives picket Yorkshire Main pit, Miner's Strike.

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