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 Nottingham Trent University which ran during 2015-16. 50 miners throughout the East Midlands Region were interviewed about aspects of the language and mining terminology they used when working at the pit.
The book; Pit Talk of the East Midlands, priced at £3.99, is published by Bradwell Books and can also be found in Waterstones Bookshops and large Tesco Stores.