1984 Miners Strike Gallery

Gloucestershire Police personnel carriers and officers on stand-by duty on. Derbyshire/Nottinghamshire border during miners' strike 1984. (Gloucestershire Police Archives URN 984)
Gloucestershire personnel carriers at a re-fuelling stop, South Yorks. Miners Strike 1984. The shirt sleeve officer facing John Chandler is 32 Bob Thomas. he was the driver of the van. To the left of John Chandler is Bob Gwilliam facing with beard, and the commander was Inspector Les Haines head visible just over the door. Andy Stone and Graham Stevens also in the photograph. This was a Stroud Unit. (Gloucestershire Police Archives URN 974)
Miners Strike: Gloucestershire Police van in Proteus Camp Ollerton Nottinghamshire. Right to left Brian Lawrence, Les Carroll, Andy Stone, Barry Manning, Eddy Hanna, Pete Statham. (Gloucestershire Police Archives URN 928)
Officers employed during the miners 'strike 1984 at Rudford Colliery, North Notts. Nick Jefferies (Eventually Supterintendent) Sergeant Pete Haines, Pete Statham, Nigel Pickering, Unknown, Chris Merrick and Derek Freeman. (Gloucestershire Police Archives URN 375)
Three officers recovering from injuries at Gascoigne Wood Mine during miners' strike 1984. Kim Butcher injured, Neil Thomas kneeling. (Gloucestershire Police Archives URN 379)
Gloucestershire Police Personnel Carrier going to Miners' Strike 1984. (Gloucestershire Police Archives URN 988)
Group of officers at Gamecock Barracks Warwickshire, during miners' strike. April 1984. Left to Right of the main group but some need filling in Keith Hawtin, Martin Cooke, Courtenay Humphries, Simon Moulding, Roger Vick, Dennis Massey, Glen McGlade, Geoff Clarke. Kneeling is Bob Easter and Eric 444 Moore. (Gloucestershire Police Archives URN 978)
Police Constables Statham and Manning watching the Junior Colliery Band during duty at the Miners' Strike Harworth, North Nottinghamshire, July 1984. (Gloucestershire Police Archives 982)
Haworth Colliery June 1984 Left to right; Mike Tranter; John Larner; Graham Stevens; Roy Molson; Pete Kilbey; Bob Creed; Kazimierz (Kas) Dabrowski. (Gloucestershire Police Archives URN 2136)
Photograph from Pete Kilbey
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  • Hi is anyone still in contact with Dennis Massey or have any information on him. I lost contact shortly after he started working in police would love to catch up with him?

    By John smith (09/10/2017)
  • URN 379 – The sergeant is PS Richard Green who was providing first aid to the officer on the ground who had been felled (I think) by a brick and was unconscious for some time. I will try and remember the other two officers.

    By Eric Moore (19/04/2017)
  • Hello again.
    Re my post on URN 978. Apologies the officer I identified as Paul Hudman isn’t. It is Dennis Massey.
    regards

    Bob T

    By Robert Thomas (15/02/2017)
  • Re URN 974 Refuelling at South Yorks. The shirt sleeve officer facing John Chandler is me 32 Bob Thomas. I was the driver of our van. To the left of JC is Bob Gwilliam facing with beard, and the commander was Insp Les Haines head visible just over the door. This was a Stroud Unit.
    Re URN 375 Eddie Hanna nor John Minter is not on it. The officers by the sign L to R are Nick Jefferies (Eventually Supt) Sgt Pete (?), Pete Haines, Pete Statham, Nigel Pickering, Unknown, Chris Merrick and Derek Freeman.
    Re URN 978 L to R of the main group but some need filling in Keith Hawtin, Martin Cooke, Courtenay Humphries, Simon Moulding, Roger Vick, Paul Hudman, Glen McGlade, Geoff Clarke.
    Kneeling is Bob Easter and Eric 444 Moore.
    regards
    Bob T

    By Robert Thomas (10/02/2017)

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