Film charts alliance between striking miners and gay community
It was a clash of cultures that led to an unlikely friendship.
In 1984 a group of gay and lesbian activists from London arrived in the South Wales valleys to support striking miners.
It's a largely forgotten moment in Welsh history that's inspired a film.
Pride, starring Bill Nighy and Imelda Staunton, has its UK premiere on Tuesday night and is being tipped as the feel good hit of the year.
Carwyn Jones reports.
02 Sep 2014
- From the section Wales