Tolpuddle Martyrs Festival in England today


This video from England says about itself:

Jeremy Corbyn arrives at Tolpuddle 16th July 2017

Not the best video, but I was up a tree.

This video from England says about itself:

Jeremy Corbyn‘s speech at the Tolpuddle Martyrs’ festival in Dorset, 16th July 2017.

THOUSANDS cheered as Jeremy Corbyn joined celebrations at the anniversary of the Tolpuddle Martyrs who laid the foundations of Britain’s trade union movement. The Labour leader addressed the three-day annual festival in Dorset yesterday, following a range of socialist speakers and entertainers celebrating the six farm workers who, in March 1834, tried to form a trade union. The six were sentenced to transportation to Australia for having the audacity to band together to campaign for better wages and conditions: here.

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