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Marching against apartheid in Leicester, October 1989

It was an early start for a small group of supporters of the City of London Anti-Apartheid Group on Saturday 12 October 1989.  They travelled to Leicester to participate in a demonstration in support of Ross Galbraith and Gary Sherriff, … Continue reading

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Fighting for workers’ sanctions against apartheid, in Leicester

In late July 1989 two Leicester-based trade union militants discovered that the company they worked for had accepted a contract to supply goods to South Africa.  Ross Galbraith and Gary Sherriff refused to work on the contract and were sacked.  … Continue reading

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