Bygones – Pit Talk

Out of the mouths of coalminers The latest edition of Bygones, No. 258, 24th July 2017, features an article on the recently published book Pit-Talk in the East Midlands by Natalie Braber, Claire Ashmore and Suzy Harrison. The book was the conclusion of a project on...

Pleasley Pit Site – Motors at the Mine

Pleasley Pit Site – Motors at the Mine On Sunday 9th July 2017 (11am – 3pm), the preserved Pleasley Pit site are running a free classic car event.  All types of classic cars, motorcycles, PSV’s / HGV’s and tractors will be on display.  Also...

New Book – Pit-Talk of the East Midlands

New Book – Pit-Talk of the East Midlands Do you know your elephants tab from your Monday Hammer?  Natalie Braber, Claire Ashmore and Suzy Harrison are joint authors of a new book on Pit-Talk of the East Midlands.  The book came about following a pilot-project at...