Women in the Miners' Strike, 1984-5

This two-year project, from 2018-2020, funded by the Arts and Humanities Research Council, has gathered oral histories with women from coalfield communities around Great Britain, to find out about their experiences during the miners' strike of 1984-5.

Click here to view our online exhibition

The project is based at UCL and the University of Reading. Our project partner is the National Coal Mining Museum for England.

Click here to find out about our special exhibition at the National Coal Mining Museum.

As we’re sure you understand, our events on 21 March and 15 April in Wales, and 26 March in Kent are cancelled due to the coronavirus outbreak. We’re really sorry about this and very much hope to reschedule at some point in the future.

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