The Pit Poets

The Pit Poets – an evening of Pit-Poetry and Music. Photo: Horse and Jockey Public House, Church Lane, Selston, Nottinghamshire. Established 1644. Event Title: The Pit Poets Event Details: Local pit-poetry and culture from DH Lawrence’s times of the miners...

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...