Short Film Narrated by Maxine Peake for the Tolpuddle AV Trail. This film explores worsening living conditions of the rural poor in the 1830s, following the end of the Napoleonic Wars, that led six men of Dorset to form a Trade Union to save themselves and their families from starvation.

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