Did you know that we have the resources (and the people!) at the Museum to help you delve into your geneaology? One of the people who help make this possible is our volunteer Karen, who joins us today as she gives us some tips on how to start looking into your family history! Read more
Join our volunteer, Kate, as she shows us how to make a display case for your object(s) and have a go at making your own ‘illuminated’ gallery using a cereal box, some white paper and a phone torch! Read more
Our volunteers have voted for who was most deserving of our “Volunteers' Unsung Hero Award” and the results are in! We picked from a list of extraordinary people who worked in the mining industry or contributed pit communities. Read on to discover who was chosen and why!
As part of our week-long celebration of our wonderful volunteers, today we're honouring the contributions of our longest-serving volunteer, Peter Milsom. Discover some of the amazing work he did over the course of his time at the Museum. Read more