News and Events
Gedling Colliery – a talk by Graham Tavener to Burton Joyce & Bulcote LHS on Tues eve, 13th March 2018 at 7.30pm.read more
Pits, Props and Prose – Poetry and Creative Writing Workshops starting in early March 2018read more
Tales and Rhymes from the Mines: Nottingham Industrial Heritage Association – 22nd February 2018 at 7.45 pm.read more
EMCHF 1st Workshop – The Future of Coalmining Heritage in the East Midlands in the 21st Century – 1st March 2018.read more
The Art of Mining – BBC Regional Documentary 2018read more
Arkwright Colliery Closure (North Derbyshire) – 30th anniversaryread 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.