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Posted By: Bonzo3legs
06-Mar-10 - 10:59 AM
Thread Name: BBC Radio 2 Ballad of the Miners Strike
Subject: RE: BBC Radio 2 Ballad of the Miners Strike
But coal was finished as a power source. You lose your job, you learn a new trade, you write letters - 100s of them, I did both times I was made redundant. I heard a great deal of working class bigotry and inverted snobbery in that programme!