The actor Ricky Tomlinson is addressing a news conference, ahead of taking a petition to Downing Street.
The petition calls on the government to release secret papers relating to Tomlinson's conviction for conspiracy, after a builders' strike in the early 1970s.
Ricky Tomlinson: "The trial was a farce. I was no angel... but we we weren't villains."
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Very windy with gales. Rain clearing to showers. Gusts 60+mph for coasts & hills. Quieter midweek. Cloudy but dry Thursday. Wet spell Friday
A man from Manchester is in a critical condition after an accident on London Underground in which another man died.
The Met Office have issued two warnings for the Northwest as heavy rain develops towards Monday evening & winds gather strength into tonight