News and Events
Songs and Rhymes from the Mines as part of the 2019 North Notts Literary Festival on Saturday 14th September 2019 (2pm-4pm). Free Event.read more
Seventy-fifth anniversary of NUM: Founding Conference of NUM held at the Black Boy Hotel, Nottingham on 16th August 1944.read more
Remembering Brierley Pit – a tribute to Sutton coalminers: Sutton Colliery closed OTD 30 years ago, 11th August 1989.read more
On Saturday, 5th October 2019, including a guided tour and a short presentation on the Coal, Community and Change (1965-2015) project.read more
Centenary Concert for Eastwood Collieries Male Voice Choir at Nottingham’s Albert Hall on Saturday 28th September 2019 at 7.30pm.read more
Photographic exhibition by Beauvale Photographic Group at the DH Lawrence Museum, Eastwood, during August 2019. .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.