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  2. Battle of Orgreave - Wikipedia

    Mass picketing had proved successful at the Battle of Saltley Gate in Saltley, Birmingham, during the 1972 miners' strike. At Saltley Coke Works, 30,000 pickets and supporters led by Scargill had faced 800 police officers, and on 10 February 1972 Sir Derrick Capper, the chief constable of Birmingham City Police, ordered the coking plant to close its gates "in the interests of public safety".

  3. Screwdriver - Wikipedia

    Canadian P.L. Robertson, though he was not the first person to patent the idea of socket-head screws, was the first to successfully commercialize them, starting in 1908.. Socket screws rapidly grew in popularity, and are still used for their resistance to wear and tear, compatibility with hex keys, and ability to stop a power tool when

  4. Moscow accuses Ukraine of conducting airstrike inside Russia

    Moscow accused Ukraine of sending two helicopters to strike a fuel storage depot in the Russian city of Belgorod on Friday. If confirmed, this would be the first attack on Russian soil since the ...

  5. Rickmansworth - Wikipedia

    Rickmansworth (/ ˈ r ɪ k m ən z w ər θ /) is a town in southwest Hertfordshire, England, about 17 miles (27 km) northwest of central London and inside the perimeter of the M25 motorway.

  6. Castaway - Wikipedia

    A castaway is a person who is cast adrift or ashore. While the situation usually happens after a shipwreck, some people voluntarily stay behind on a deserted island, either to evade captors or the world in general.

  7. Sunday Bloody Sunday - Wikipedia

    In honor of the unintended role the band played in saving the franchise, the Alouettes play the song prior to every Sunday home game. [45] [46] In 2000, Ignite covered the song on A Place Called Home ; The Roots covered "Sunday Bloody Sunday" in 2007 in a medley with " Pride (In the Name of Love) " for an NAACP dinner honouring Bono.