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EPHEMERA

Title

Vanguard Notice

Object Name

Leaflet

Maker

Vanguard and Loyalist Association of Workers (LAW) (Primary maker)

Date Made

c.1972
c.1972

Place Made

Northern Ireland: County Down: Bangor
Bangor

Description

'Vanguard Notice' advising that the organisation has instructed associate members of the Loyalist Association of Workers within Vanguard whio work in the electricity supply network of NI to supply and maintain only enough electricity for the requirement of essential services for Monday and Tuesday only, and have an adequate reserve supply ready if required. With the announcement of the suspension of the Northern Ireland Parliament Vanguard and LAW organised a two day protest strike which saw mass protest rallies and power cuts which helped bring much of Northern Ireland’s industry to a standstill. Printed by Vanguard Publications, Bangor.

Materials

paper

Place Collected

Northern Ireland: County Antrim: Belfast
Belfast

Catalogue Number

BELUM.W2011.2028

Copyright

National Museums NI