Coal Mining Culture in the East Midlands
The 2023 DH Lawrence Festival takes place from 1st to 10th September 2023 at various venues around Eastwood, Nottinghamshire, and includes several coalmining themed events.
Coal, Conflict and Closures
As we approach the 40th anniversary of the 1984-85 Miners Strike in Notts, we explore the archives, starting with the events building-up to the strike in 1983.
East Midlands Collieries 1965 -2015
Interactive map – Shows active East Midland Collieries over five decades
A year long project – adding information to iconic coal images from The Coal Authority image archive and using them to tell the story of East Midlands coal.
Image gallery and video from the 2023 Coalmining Heritage day, Papplewick Pumping Station, Nottinghamshire.