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Yorkshire & Humberside

Regional Contact ... Terry Robinson

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Farewell, Member No 1

Yorkshire region regrets to announce the death of Comrade Margaret Holderness, the SLPs first member

Described by SLP Leader, Arthur Scargill, as an 'outstanding comrade' and 'dear, close, personal friend', Margaret passed away on 15th October 2016 aged 91

The author of a number of books on the role of women during the miner's strikes, her autobiography, 'Marginal Woman' is listed in the Library of Congress in Washington

'She was an inspiration to all who knew her and we will remember her with love and affection'. Barnsley SLP