News and Events
Concert on Sunday, 20th October 2019 at 7.30pm as part of the 2019 tour. Celebrating our coalmining heritage.
Illustrated Talk about the Male Voice Choir (1919-2019) to Eastwood Historical Society: 16th October 2019 – 7.30pm.
Illustrated Talk by Ian Revill, Retired Assistant Colliery Surveyor on Tues eve 8th October 2019 – Foresters Arms, Newthorpe, Notts.
Digging Deeper: Black Miners Museum Project on at the NCMME – autumn / winter 2019-2020.
Songs and Rhymes from the Mines as part of the 2019 North Notts Literary Festival on Saturday 14th September 2019 (2pm-4pm). Free Event.
Seventy-fifth anniversary of NUM: Founding Conference of NUM held at the Black Boy Hotel, Nottingham on 16th August 1944.
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.