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Public Service Broadcasting on the story behind their new concept album

Inspired by the history of the mining industry in Wales, PSB’s new concept album feels even more relevant given the UK’s current political situation. Prog finds out more...

It’s three decades since the devastating miners’ strike that plunged thousands of working class people in the United Kingdom into poverty, as they fought the Conservative government of the time for their livelihoods, but the scars in communities from Scotland to Northumbria, Yorkshire to Wales and beyond remain raw after all these years. Young men were left on the scrapheap and entire villages plunged into unemployment, as Margaret Thatcher played hardball in the name of global commerce.

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