Pleasley Colliery Winding Engines.

Pleasley Colliery Preserved Winding Engines running. Both preserved colliery winding engines will be running for the last time this year on Sunday, 14th October 2018 (10am – 2pm).  Peter the Pit Pony is also now in his stable (see image below). Venue: Pleasley...

Digging Deep Photography Exhibition

Digging Deep Photography Exhibition – Launch Event. Launch event for a national touring exhibition on the hidden history of coalminers of African Caribbean descent, from across the UK.  Hear the stories of these former miners through personal narratives,...

The Pub, The Pit and the Plough

The Pub, the Pit and the Plough: An afternoon of readings, prose, poetry and talks. Event: The Pub, the Pit and the Plough: An informal event of talks, readings, prose and poetry, work and leisure. Date and Time: Saturday, 15th September 2018 (2pm – 5pm) Venue:...

DH Lawrence’s Dialect Poetry

DH Lawrence’s Dialect Poetry: Poetry Reading and Group Discussion. Event: DH Lawrence’s Dialect Poetry – Poetry reading and discussion group. Date and Time: Wednesday, 5th September 2018 – 7pm start. Venue: Horse and Groom PH, (upstairs room)...