With most of us spending more time at home, many are turning to the old traditions of games nights and family board games.
From snakes and ladders to jigsaws, card games to cribbage, the Museum has a collection of old games, played in mining homes. What’s your favourite? Read more
December marked 5 years since Kellingley Colliery closed, and for that month's Voices in the Coalshed activity we asked you to reflect and to complete the following sentence:
“I remember thinking when Kellingley closed…” Read more
We're kicking off a new series where we talk to several of our miners about their experiences throughout their career; from how they got the job, to their feelings on leaving the industry behind, join us to hear their stories. Read more
As November comes to an end, we're excited to be revealing the results of this month's Voices in the Coalshed, where we invited contributions on the theme of 'Bright spots In A Dark Year'. Using all of your contributions, here's 'Looking for the Light'!