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Minnie Pit Disaster Centennial
January 12 at 8:00 am - January 14 at 5:00 pmFree
Halmerend Methodist Church are remembering the Minnie Pit Disaster Centennial from Friday 12th to Sunday 14th January.
There will be various events throughout the three days, including remembrance services, a memorial walk, exhibition & a pie & pea supper.
The Audley & District Family History Society will launch their new book “Victims of the Minnie Pit Disaster 1918” as a tribute to the miners that lost their lives in the disaster, followed by folk music from the Wilcox Hulse trio who also feature the disaster in their repertoire.
The weekend will culminate with a service of commemoration on the Sunday afternoon.
For further information or for times of the events please visit their website of www.halmerendmethodists.org.uk or you can visit the Halmerend Methodist Church Facebook page.
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