Picket Killed in Ollerton

14th – 15th March 1984

Wooden bench seat in memory of Yorkshire miner David Gareth Jones. Picture taken in 2024.

David Jones, an NUM flying picket from Yorkshire was killed on the picket line at Ollerton Colliery, between the evening of the 14th March and the early hours of the 15th March 1984.

Commemorative plaque on the wooden bench seat at Ollerton in memory of Yorkshire miner David Gareth Jones.

Wooden bench seat in memory of Yorkshire miner David Gareth Jones at the former pit site at Ollerton North Nottinghamshire.

Minutes from the Executive Committee Meeting held at the Miners’ Offices on 15th March 1984.

Agreement on picketing from the Executive Committee Meeting held on 15th March 1984.

1984

Strike

1985

Fallout