As Alveley Mining Heritage Group move on to the final phase of our successful project to commemorate the closure of NCB Alvely Colliery (formerly Highley Mining Co. Ltd.) in 1969, you are cordially invited to continue your involvement in the capacity as visitor, supporter. adviser, participant or contributor at some, if not all, of the evolving programme of events:

AMH Collections Care/ Archive Cataloguing :

Friday14th June at 2:30 – 4:30 pm, Severn Centre, Bridgnorth Road , Highley, WV16 5JG. Free Event. All welcome.
Support sought please from members/non members. With your help AMH's small collection can be catalogued during this session under the leadership of Curator Lauren Stephenson from Ironbridge Gorge Museum Trust.

AMH Mining Display at Severn Centre Highley:

May-August during normal public opening times. Current displays include items from Highley, Alveley. Kinlet and Billingsley Collieries. The latest inclusion is a selection of Guardian Colliery Books dated between1938-62 on loan from Paul Ashmoore.

AMH Drop in Session:

Monday 8th July, 6:00 – 7:00 pm, Severn Centre, Highley. Invitation to bring along local Mining artefacts for loan display or items for inclusion in AMH anniversary publication.

AMH Open Meeting/AGM:

Wednesday 10th July, Severn Valley Country Park (new classroom) 3:00 – 4:30 pm*. The group will be planning events, in particular the Cage Detaching Hook Sculpture and Anniversary event at SVCP on 5th October. Tea/Coffee and biscuits available – ALL WELCOME.

AMH display at Bridgnorth History Day:

Saturday 14th September, 10:00 – 14:00, Hosted by Bridgnorth Library. Free Event. Contribution loans welcome and invitation to all to come along and talk to visitors, former workers and families.

50th Anniversary Commemorative Event: Hosted by Severn Valley Country Park.

Revised date: *****************Saturday 5th October 2019******************

This was extensively discussed at the last Open Meeting and with all that is proposed it promises to be another enjoyable day for all. Do come along to Open Meeting* on 10th July at SVCP and find out more, offer suggestions and play a part.