Social - "Peace Convoy" - Savernake Forest - Marlborough
Hippies photographed at Savernake Forest on the day the Earl of Cardigan strongly denied inviting 'Peace Convoy' hippies to camp on his family land about 20 miles from clashes between hippies and the police near Stonehenge. What he did, so he said, was to refuse a police request for the area to be declared a no-go are for hippies, following the weekend's confrontations he had refused a police move to bring in riot squads to "finish unfinished business" but his actions had been misinterpreted as active encouragement for hippies to set up a camp at a Forestry Commission picnic site on his land.
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Civil Unrest - Battle of the Beanfield - Peace Convoy - Wiltshire
Peace Convoy spokesman Sid Rawles, showing head injuries, pictured at Savernake Forest where he was amongst the 100 folk who camped on the site after being offered temporary sanctuary on the Earl of Cardigan's family land. More than 500 people, members of the so called 'Peace Convoy' had been held at police stations across the south of England following violent clashes and pitched-battles between police and the 'Peace Convoy' which was trying to get to Stonehenge to hold an illegal pop festival.
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Soccer - FA Cup Final - Everton v Manchester United - Wembley Stadium
Manchester United celebrate with the FA Cup after beating Everton 1-0 in the final. (back l-r) Ron Atkinson, unknown, unknown, Mark Hughes, Gordon McQueen, Jesper Olsen, Norman Whiteside, unknown, Gary Bailey, Frank Stapleton, Greame Hogg, Paul Grath, and Gary Brazil. (front l-r) Gordon Strachan, John Gidman, Arthur Albiston, Mike Duxbury, Bryan Robson and Kevin Moran.
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