It has been three years since I last spent real time sharing a blog post with others, it has also been three years since I moved to the Colliery Community of New Silksworth. 683 more words
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From the vantage point of the Loanend former colliery, taken from the bing, this 1950’s photo looks towards Loanend Cottages and Flemington.
The cottages at this time were still used as homes, and this is an era before they became cowsheds. 163 more words
Following last week’s debate on Kellingley, today Yvette has sent a letter to the Secretaries of State for Energy and Climate Change and BIS, asking them to intervene and offer a better deal to the last workers at Kellingley Colliery. 906 more words