Monthly Archives: August 2013

MARCH AND MEETINGS TO MARK STRIKE AND UPRISING

    This August is the anniversary of the first ever national rail strike in 1911 which led, on the streets of Llanelli, to pitched battles between townspeople and the army.   Two men were shot dead and many other people injured by troops of the Worcester regiment, leading to widespread rioting, attacks on the … Continue reading »

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