Liverpool actor fights to clear his name

Liverpool actor Ricky Tomlinson will address a fringe meeting of the Labour Party conference in Manchester as he campaigns to overturn a 39-year-old conviction for picketing.

The Royle Family star was one of 24 building workers put on trial in Shrewsbury in 1973.


Actor fights to clear name

Ricky Tomlinson has launched an e-petition for the release of all Government documents relating to the building workers’ strike and the Shrewsbury trials 40 years ago.