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Strike Day

This event has finished. 5 April 2014, 11am-4pm

A day packed with music, talks, film and book signing to commemorate the 30th Anniversary of the 1984 Miners' Strike - an event that would change the coal industry, communities and families forever.

11am-11.30am - Music by Côr Cochion Caerdydd

11.30am-12pm Book Launch How Black Were Our Valleys: A 30th Commemoration of the 1984/85 Miners' Strike by Deborah Price and Natalie Butts-Thompson

12pm-1pm - Film showing The Dirty Thirty produced by Len Holden and Brian Langtree

1pm-1.20pm - Music by Côr Cochion Caerdydd

1.30pm-2.30pm - Annual Lecture Hard Times: South Wales and the 1984 Miners' Strike by Kim Howells, former NUM Official and MP for Pontypridd

All day - Photographic Exhibition Through My Eyes: The Miners' Strike 1984/5 by Mike Thompson