Hunger marchers from Manchester, 23 Februar
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Hunger marchers from Manchester, 23 February 1934. Hunger marches were not isolated incidents, on the same day in London the Prime Minister of the Coalition Government, Ramsay Macdonald (1901- 1981) refused to see 500 'hunger marchers' after their month long march from Glasgow. Photograph by James Jarche (1891-1965).