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Improved Access at Barnsley Main
Access works at Barnsley Main nearing completion
Oaks Colliery Disaster Anniversary
150 years after the worst mining disaster in English history the community of Barnsley has come together to remember and reflect.
Barnsley Main Work Day
On 5 August 2016 a team of over 30 volunteers helped on a major clearance day at Barnsley Main.
Barnsley Main Walk, Talk and Tidy Up
Councillor Brian Mathers leads a guided walk around Hoyle Mill and Barnsley Main telling the story of it's industrial past.
Oaks Disaster Guided Walks
Three guided walks to tell the story of the Oaks Colliery Disaster.
New research reveals higher death toll for 1866 Oaks Colliery Disaster
A team of volunteers has been delving deeper than ever before into the history of the 1866 Oaks Colliery Disaster at Hoyle Mill, Barnsley.
Oaks Disaster Talk
The first event as part of the Explore Your Archives week in Barnsley took place on Saturday 14th November at Experience Barnsley focusing on progress with…
The Oaks Disaster
The Dearne Valley Landscape Partnership are coordinating a number of projects related to the 1866 Oaks Disaster and the 150th anniversary in December 2016.