Breach House Open Day (Eastwood) – Sunday 22nd April 2018 (11am – 3pm).

As part of the BBC Radio Nottingham 2018 Big Day Out, the Breach House at Eastwood will be open on Sunday, 22nd April 2018 from 11am – 3pm.  The Breach House is a former pit house built by the Barber Walker Coal Company for its workers and is now a Centre for the Arts, Industry and Education.  The Lawrence family lived at the Breach House from 1887 and 1891 and its was portrayed as the Bottoms in DH Lawrence’s 1913 novel, Sons and Lovers.

As part of the event, reading from both DH Lawrence’s work and local coalmining literature will take place.

Opening Times: 11am – 3pm   Free Event.

More Details from David Amos on (07914) 373745

Image below shows Andy Whittaker, BBC Radio Nottingham presenter and promoter of the Big Day Out, at the Breach House in April 2017.