Alveley Mining Heritage

 

 

Next Committee Meeting:

 

Thursday 20th September 2018

 

 

13:00 at Severn Valley Country Park, Education Room.

 

The group are inviting  contributions  to mark fifty years in 2019 since the closure of the colliery and suggestions and support to mark the event.

 

 

All welcome

 

 

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Memories of Alveley Colliery, Volume III

 

Book Launch

at

Severn Valley Country Park Visitor Centre, Alveley, Bridgnorth WV16 6NG

 

Friday 6th July at 1:00 pm

Free Event - All welcome.

 featuring

 Fiddlers Three

 and

 Guest Speaker, Ray Scriven,

President of the National Flying Club

 

Ray is a member of Alveley and District flying Club, affiliated to the Royal Pigeon Racing

Association of which Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II is the Patron. In 1964 Highley

Racing Pigeon Club, which was formed by Highley Miners, amalgamated with Alveley

and Ray will give a brief history of the long association of pigeon racing with the Mining

Community. He is bringing along some of his racing pigeons to release on the day to

mark the event.

 

Cafe open for refreshments and light lunches

 

Alveley Mining Heritage

 

 

Next Open Meeting:

 

Monday 20th August 2018

 

 

13:00 at Severn Valley Country Park, Education Room.

 

The group are inviting  contributions for the forthcoming Commemorative Book of Memories to mark fifty years in 2019 since the closure of the colliery and suggestions and support to mark the event.

 

 

All welcome

 

 

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