Events arranged or supported by the Friends of Hemingfield Colliery
(All at the Colliery site unless otherwise indicated)
NB The previously scheduled talk had been postponed until later in the year:
Elsecar, Wentworth Woodhouse and the Fitzwilliams: Landscape, People & Industry – An illustrated talk by Dr Nigel Cavanagh
7pm, £1 per person including refreshments. To book a place please call 01226 740203
Dr Nigel Cavanagh’s talk is the culmination of years of research. It tells the remarkable story of the people of Elsecar as it grew to be a thriving industrial village on the Wentworth Woodhouse estate. Dr Cavanagh will share the astonishing experiences and secrets of the men, women and children who lived and worked here.
Saturday 8th – FoHC Open Day (10am-4pm)
Saturday 22nd – FoHC Open Day (10am-4pm)
Sunday 23rd – Mates of Milton Gala (12pm-4pm) – Join us at the 7th Annual Gala!
Saturday 5th – FoHC Open Day (10am-4pm)
Saturday 19th – FoHC Open Day (10am-4pm)
Saturday 2nd – FoHC Open Day (10am-4pm)
- Elsecar by the Sea Gala will take place on Saturday in Elsecar Park
Sunday 3rd – Elsecar by the Sea Festival will take place in the Heritage Centre
Saturday 9th – Heritage Open Days – Hemingfield Colliery will be joining in the regional Heritage Open Days events
Sunday 10th – Heritage Open Days – Hemingfield Colliery will be joining in the regional Heritage Open Days events
Saturday 16th – FoHC Open Day (10am-4pm)
Saturday 30th – FoHC Open Day (10am-4pm)
-The Friends will be pleased to welcome visitors during open days and working parties. Please do contact us for further information.