Orgreave Mass Picnic and Festival

A Celebration of Struggle and Resistance

30th ANNIVERSARY OF THE GREAT MINERS STRIKE

Speakers, live music, stalls, refreshments – Saturday 14th June 2014

11.00am – 7.00pm  Admission Free

Catcliffe Recreation Ground, Poplar Way, Catcliffe, S60 5TZ

(Exit Junction 33 on M1)

Organised by – Orgreave Truth and Justice Campaign and Justice for Mineworkers Campaign

http://www.otjc.org.uk

Speakers invited include:  Ken Capstick, Former Vice President Yorkshire Area NUM, Dave Douglass – Former NUM Official, Author and Wobbly, Mike Mansfield QC, Pedro Fuentes (Chile SCDA), and speakers from Orgreave Truth and Justice Campaign, Justice for Mineworkers Campaign, Orgreave Veterans, Women Against Pit Closures and Hillsborough Campaign.

Banner Theatre

Live Music from:

Omar Puente and Friends

Sean Taylor

Snide Remarks

The Hurriers

Thee Faction

Western Promise

Children’s Activities, Exhibition Tent, Real Ale, Food and Stalls

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