Oral Answers to Questions — Coal Industry

Part of the debate – in the House of Commons at 12:00 am on 29th April 1985.

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Photo of Ann Clwyd Ann Clwyd , Cynon Valley 12:00 am, 29th April 1985

Does the right hon. Gentleman agree that prospects for reconciliation in the coal industry in south Wales would be greatly enhanced if the five men sacked from the Phurnacite plant in my constituency on the say-so of Mr. MacGregor were reinstated forthwith? Two of them were sacked for allegedly spitting at the one working miner among 6,000 in the constituency during the strike. Should they not be reinstated forthwith?