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Ex-miner reacts to Thatcher death

8 April 2013 Last updated at 21:44 BST

Alan Cummings, was the lodge secretary of the National Union of Mineworkers (NUM) in former pit village, Easington, in County Durham.

He said losing the mine devastated the community and that he will not shed any tears at the passing of Lady Thatcher.