Union activist Derek "Red Robbo" Robinson Union Leader at British Leyland Longbridge car plant Birmingham. 1979. Robinson is sacked, voters eventually voted against a strike to support him.
1970s industrial dispute car industry British strike open air meeting England
Union activist Derek "Red Robbo" Robinson Union Leader at British Leyland Longbridge car plant Birmingham. 1979. Robinson is sacked, voters eventually voted against a strike to support him.

Filename: Derek Robinson Union leader Longbridge the Austin car plant Birmingham strike meeting 1970s UK .jpg
Source: HOMER SYKES
Date: 4 Aug 2011
Location: Birmingham
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