Best of Margaret Thatcher

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TO GO WITH AFP STORY BY KATY LEE Former coal miner George Kennedy... News PhotoBritish Culture,Coal,Coal Miner,Death,Discussion,Doncaster,Former,Human Interest,Margaret Thatcher,Miner,Mining Accident,People,Prime Minister,South Yorkshire,UK,VerticalPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPTO GO WITH AFP STORY BY KATY LEE Former coal miner George Kennedy discusses the death of former British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher at the Armthorpe Social Club in Doncaster, northern England, on April 9, 2013. Mention the death of Margaret Thatcher in one of the 'working men's clubs' frequented by former coal miners in northern England, and you will be met with roars of approval. It has been 28 years since her Conservative government crushed the miners' year-long strike, ending one of the most bitter industrial battles in British history. AFP PHOTO / ANDREW YATES (Photo credit should read ANDREW YATES/AFP/Getty Images)