Mudcat Café message #2530546 The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #12277   Message #2530546
Posted By: Ruth Archer
03-Jan-09 - 12:41 PM
Thread Name: Music: Police and Striking Miners
Subject: RE: Music: Police and Striking Miners
"...There's an image that got wide currency at the time of a police officer on horseback at Orgreave raising a baton to a "picket" on the ground.

That was me"

Do you mean that you took the photo, Diane? I'm pretty sure that the woman in it was identified as Lesley Boulton, who was involved with the miners' community in Sheffield.