Latest Woodhorn Stories

2008-09-23 18:00:26

FASCINATING archive film footage of the great days of coal mining in Northumberland will go on show at a former colliery, turned tourist attraction next month.

2008-09-23 18:00:25

A SPECIAL screening of archive film footage is set to bring memories of Northumberland coal mining into the 21st Century.

2008-08-18 00:00:30

MINERS are being sought at a Northumberland colliery for the first time in more than 25 years. But it is their memories and experiences rather than physical labour which is now required.

2008-07-23 18:00:41

PEOPLE'S enduring fascination with the pit ponies who toiled for centuries in Britain's mines has inspired the latest book by a North East author, historian and former mineworker.