Leeds clothing workers strike 1970, voting to continue. - NLA, NLA1806001.jpg

Leeds clothing workers strike 1970, voting to continue. Mostly women regarded as unskilled, their unofficial strike against low pay brought out 20,000 women from 45 factories. After two weeks they won, getting a pay increase and the industry moved towards equal pay - NLA - 1970-02-20
 
 
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