Hoddy Posted April 9, 2013 Share Posted April 9, 2013 Q wrote:"That was the original plan and to be carried out over 10 to 12 years with money being put in to the areas to help regenerate them. In the end, because of Scargill, who never allowed the miners a vote to strike, lost that through his determination to bring Thatcher down just like they had tried with Heath."At the time of the miner's strike Mrs Thatcher had a majority of 144. She could have easily passed a law to curb the unions.Hoddy Link to comment Share on other sites More sharing options...
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