FT Weekend Magazine: The Battle of Orgreave Revisited


[better_gallery template=default ][slide type=text page=1]FT Weekend Magazine: The Battle of Orgreave Revisited(commission)

FT Weekend Magazine commissioned me to revisit the infamous Battle of Orgreave, a pivotal moment in the 1984-85 miners' strike where thousands of police clashed with picketing miners in South Yorkshire, mounting increasingly aggressive charges against them. I photographed ex-miners who were there on the day, truth and justice campaigners and trade unionists alongside journalist and FT associate editor John Gapper. Read the full piece in the FT Weekend.


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