COLOUR WORKS: MY BRITISH ARCHIVE THE 1980S AND 90S
Thatchers Britain 2,163,000 on the dole 1980s UK
Liverpool, Lancashire. 1981
At the start of The People's March for Jobs, a rally against unemployment, a huge hand painted billboard showed a blindfolded Mrs Thatcher. There were 2,163,000 people on the dole. This huge banner was commissioned, designed and painted by Ian Denning for the Labour party.
This huge banner was designed and painted by Ian Denning for the Labour party. Ian worked as a designer at the Sunday Times Magazine, The...