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Author New event added 'Mining Gala at Apedale Heritage Centre' on 15/06/2013 at 10:00
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New event added 'Mining Gala at Apedale Heritage Centre' on 15/06/2013 at 10:00
Posted: 23/04/2013 15:16:03
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A new event has been added to the Events page.

Event name: Mining Gala at Apedale Heritage Centre

Date & time: 15/06/2013 at 10:00

Details: The inaugural Mining Gala to be held at the Apedale Heritage Centre over the weekend of 15th/16th June, to include access to the Mining Museum, underground mine tours, steam train rides, live music, refreshments and traditional fairground rides.

Exhibitors currently to attend include: Mines Rescue Service, Winsford Salt Mine, Friends of Chatterley Whitfield, Forest of Dean Free Miners and Shropshire Mines Trust.

Details available at: http://www.apedale.co.uk/

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New event added 'Mining Gala at Apedale Heritage Centre' on 15/06/2013 at 10:00
Posted: 18/06/2013 01:37:08
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Well, what a great event this was! Particularly good to see so many families enjoying the day. We went on the Sunday, and thoroughly enjoyed ourselves.

Thanks very much! Smile
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New event added 'Mining Gala at Apedale Heritage Centre' on 15/06/2013 at 10:00
Posted: 18/06/2013 14:04:03
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Yeah, we went on the Sunday too - absolutely excellent day! Hope they have another one next year - we shall certainly go. IP: 85.133.68.192
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New event added 'Mining Gala at Apedale Heritage Centre' on 15/06/2013 at 10:00
Posted: 18/06/2013 16:38:24
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Yes as a first attempt, it was definitely a good day out & well attended.
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I'll keep an eye out for news of next years event (hopefully)

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