Full report on former union leader's prison sentence

A former leader of the Union of Democratic Mineworkers has been jailed for four years for stealing almost £150,000 from a charity for sick and injured miners.

The judge at Birmingham crown court told Neil Greatrex, he was guilty of "calculated and sophisticated" greed.

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Miners' Union Charity Theft

A union leader accused of stealing £150,000 from a charity for sick and elderly miners has been found guilty at Nottingham Crown Court