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Battle of Orgreave campaigners hold rally to renew calls for public inquiry

Campaigners will also march down to the site of what used to be the Orgreave coking works - which is now a housing estate Credit: ITV Yorkshire

Campaigners calling for a public inquiry into the so-called Battle of Orgreave during the year-long miners’ strike in the 1980’s have gathered for a rally close to where the confrontations took place.

Campaigners calling for an inquiry gathered near gathered for a rally close to where the confrontations took place.. Credit: ITV Yorkshire

They will also march down to the site of what used to be the Orgreave coking works - which is now a housing estate.

Campaigners say they have been encouraged by the Scottish government's move to launch an independent review into policing of the miners' strike north of the border.

David Hirst reports.

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