News and Events
BBC 4 TV on Sunday, 10th June 2018 (7.30pm) – featuring the art of East Midlands coalmining industry.read more
BBC Radio 4, Sunday 20th May 2018 featuring the Pit-Talk and Pit Poetry from the former Notts Coalfield.read more
25th anniversary of the end of production at North Derbyshire’s penultimate colliery.read more
Great Notts Local History Fair on Sunday, 13th May 2018 from 11am – 3pm. Free Event run by Inspire Culture.read more
David Coleman, Historical Coalmining Entertainer, at Eastwood, 16th May 2018 at 7.30pm.read more
Finished production 7th May 1993 – known local as Bowser. (1890 – 1993).read more
Snaptime represented an opportunity for old-timers to introduce young recruits into the ways of the world. Filmed on location at the D.H. Lawrence Birthplace Museum and the National Coal Mining Museum for England.
A history of the iconic headstock. How giant pit wheels and steel frameworks came to dominate the landscape of mining communities.
A symbolic walk from Brinsley Headstocks to D.H. Lawrence’s Breach House to commemorate the end of deep coal mining in Nottinghamshire.