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    Made In Dagenham premieres in London


    by ODN


    Sally Hawkins, Jaime Winstone and Bob Hoskins' new movie Made in Dagenham has premiered in London's Leicester Square.

    Set in the sixties, the Brit-flick is the real life story of around 200 women at Ford's Dagenham factory who went on strike over pay.

    Their actions turned out to be a very important moment in the fight for equal rights for women.

    Veteran actor Bob, 67, remembers when it actually happened:

    "Back in '68, I remember reading a newspaper and on page five there was a little article about these women going on strike for equal pay in Dagenham. And I thought 'Wait a minute, this should be front page news but it never was.' It was just outrageous."

    Joining Sally, Jaime and Bob on the red carpet were co-stars Rosamund Pike and Miranda Richardson.