Meet Michael Bell

Posted on by Anita O'Donovan

What’s your name? Michael Bell

What do you do at the museum? Work Shops

Tell us a bit more about what that involves? Restoring old machinery. 

How long have you volunteered at the Museum for? 1 year

What made you want to volunteer? I worked in the Coal Mines for 36 years and so now I am passing my experience on to someone else.

Tell us about your life before volunteering at the Museum? Coal Mining development 

What do you enjoy most about your role? The lads I work with are so great and meeting the public, it’s very sociable.

Can you tell us an interesting fact or something surprising that you have discovered or learnt, whilst volunteering at the Museum? The museum collection and sometimes learning things that I did not know about.




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