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National Union of Mineworkers and British Politics 1944 1955 (Sutton Studies in Modern British History)

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The National Union of Mineworkers (NUM) is a trade union for coal miners in Great Britain, formed in from the Miners' Federation of Great Britain (MFGB). The NUM took part in three national miners' strikes, inand –After the –85 strike and the subsequent closure of most of Britain's coal mines, it became a much smaller ation: TUC, Labour, NSSN.

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The National Union of Scottish Mineworkers (NUSW) is a trade union in Scotland, founded in as the Scottish Miners joined the Miners' Federation of Great Britain, and in changed its name to National Union of Scottish survives as the National Union of Mineworkers (Scotland Area).Affiliation: National Union of Mineworkers.

The National Union of Mineworkers (NUM) is a trade union in South a membership ofit is the largest affiliate of the Congress of South African Trade was founded in as a black mine workers union by Cyril Ramaphosa and grew rapidly, winning bargaining recognition from the Chamber of Mines in 51Country: South Africa.

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The National Union of Mineworkers is a trade union for coal miners in the United Kingdom. Formed in as a reorganisation of the Miners' Federation of Great Britain (MFGB), the miners' unions were for much of the 20th century a powerful force not only in the British union movement, but also in British politics.

National Union of Mineworkers, Barnsley. K likes. The Miners Federation of Great Britain formed in became the National Union of Mineworkers in and is still a functioning organisation today/5(14).

The National Union of Mineworkers was founded in Its birth was facilitated by comrades Cyril Ramaphosa who rose to be its first General Secretary, James Motlatsi who turned to be its first President, and Elijah Barayi who became its Vice President and later the President of Cosatu in when the federation was formed.

The Miners Federation of Great Britain (MFGB) formed in and subsequently became the National Union of Mineworkers (NUM) in and is still a functioning organisation today. The closure of Kellingley Colliery inthe last major deep mine in the UK, brought to an end deep coal mining on an industrial scale in the UK.

History. The union was founded in It initially had seven affiliates, including the North Stafford Miners' Association, the Old Hill and Highley District Miners, Enginemen and Surfacemen's Association, the Pelsall District Miners, the Shropshire Miners' Association, and the West Bromwich District Miners.

It affiliated to the Miners' Federation of Great union: Miners' Federation of Great. The National Union of Mineworkers headquarters is a building in Sheffield, England which formerly housed the head office of the National Union of Mineworkers (NUM). History Edit The building was commissioned by Arthur Scargill in the early s in an effort to move the NUM from London to the friendlier territory of the " Socialist Republic of.

Other articles where National Union of Mineworkers is discussed: United Kingdom: Economy and society: won a struggle with the National Union of Mineworkers (NUM), who staged a nationwide strike to prevent the closure of 20 coal mines that the government claimed were unproductive.

The walkout, which lasted nearly a year and was accompanied by continuing. As the industry moved towards nationalisation, agreement for a National Union was reached in at the Nottingham Conference, and a ballot amongst the miners supported this.

The MFGB altered its constitution, and the National Union of Mineworkers (NUM). National Union of Mineworkers (Great Britain). likes. The National Union of Mineworkers is a trade union for coal miners in Great Britain, formed in. Rule 8: The government of the Union shall be by Conference as provided for in these Rules.

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In the periods between Conference the NEC shall administer the business and affairs of the union and perform all duties laid down for it by resolution of Conference, and shall not at any time act contrary to, or in defiance of, any resolution of Conference.

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British miners in Russia: a British Soviet Friendship Society edition of the report of the delegation of the Scottish AreaAuthor: Scottish Area National Union of Mineworkers. The National Union of Mineworkers today declared a wage dispute with the Minerals Council of South Africa.

This comes as the gold wage negotiations comes. the grounds of economic unviability, but the National Union of Mineworkers advocated that the Thatcher government were behind a plan to destroy the coalfields once and for all, with planned closures of up to 75 pits. This was claimed to be false.

The NUM and its leaders were consistently branded liars by the government, the NCB and most. The Miners' Federation of Great Britain became the National Union of Mineworkers (NUM) on 1st January It now had a membership ofWith the decline in the demand for coal, numbers in the industry continued to fall and by the early s membership of.

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National Union of Mineworkers Yorkshire Area Trust Fund: Annual Return PDF, KB, 20 pages This file may not be suitable for users of assistive : Certification Officer. a new debate on empowering mineworkers, host communities and labour sending communities.

This could be achieved in the following areas: a. Employee Share Ownership Schemes: this should cover mineworkers employed in the Mining Industry, the current review of the MPRDA must include a section on ESOPS as compulsory share for mineworkers Size: KB.

Towering over trains in Park Station in Johannesburg, a billboard advertising the 30th anniversary of the formation of the National Union Author: Khadija Patel. The National Union of Mineworkers provided what information it had on the claim by Mr Nomazele’s group of former mineworkers as well as the claims emanating from the strike.

It recalled that at one stage a payment had been made to the Chamber of Mines, which had given the money to the government. The National Union of Mineworkers (NUM) said "hundreds" of ex-miners suffer with so-called "black death" despite not working for that long.

The government said its policy was in. National Union of Mineworkers (Northumberland Area): Annual Return PDF, KB, 25 pages This file may not be suitable for users of assistive : Certification Officer. Margaret Thatcher demanded urgent action after being warned by MI5 in that the Soviet Union was likely to provide funds for the miners' union during the year-long miners' strike, government.

Other articles where National Union of Mineworkers is discussed: South Africa: Labour and taxation: largest unions, among them the National Union of Mineworkers. Other federations include the black consciousness-rooted National Council of Trade Unions and the mainly white Federation of South African Labour.

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If you're bored of reading about conspiracy theories and politics. The National Union of Mineworkers (NUM) is taking legal action to remove him from the spacious three-bedroom apartment in central London, which Mr Scargill claims he is entitled to until he dies.

Scargill's fight for pounds m flat.