Two Weeks Clear (1973)

Film details

  • Country

    United Kingdom

  • Year

    1973

  • Genre

    Documentary

  • Type

    Television

  • Category

    Non Fiction

Synopsis

1973 - with the NUM at the height of their power and militancy, when a group of miners from Denby Grange Colliery go on a boozy day out at Scarborough, a fellow miner organises the display for his local allotment society at the Wakefield Show, while another hustles the local darts players for pints in a pub in Bridlington. Meanwhile, face worker Ted Pickles spends his two week holiday with his family in Mablethorpe with a Punch and Judy show and performs as a clown in the circus.

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