Thomas Healey, Justice of the Peace (b. 1919, Lanarkshire) on early and working life, trade unionism, the Amalgamated Union of Engineering Workers

Scope and Content

Early life and trade unionism. Member of the Amalgamated Engineering Union (shop steward and works convener). Early life, schooling etc. Working life in steelworks. Move to Coventry aged 17. War service and work. Trade union activities, Sir John Black [Standard]. Strikes. 45 minutes.