Shrewsbury 24: Ricky Tomlinson among picketers to have convictions quashed by Court of Appeal over 1972 strike

By Cathy Pound

The convictions have been overturned in the Court of Appeal today after a decades long campaign

Ricky Tomlinson has said “This was a political trial not just of me and the Shrewsbury pickets, but was a trial of the trade union movement.”

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