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'CRIGGLESTONE COLLIERY WEEKEND'
FRIDAY 29TH JULY - SUNDAY 31ST JULY 2016
2PM -8PM EACH DAY. Free light refreshments
Village Institute, High Street, Crigglestone, WF4 3EB
29th July 2016 will mark the Sombre 75th anniversary of the Crigglestone Colliery explosion, a disaster which cost the lives of 22 miners and which in its aftermath left 18 widows and 36 children fatherless.
As a mark of respect and remembrance to the men who died and to all others who have lost their lives over the years in the local colliery the Parish Council and local historian Keith Wainwright invite you to the event which will see an exhibition of photographs of the colliery, its employees and other colliery memorabilia.
The next Crigglestone Parish Council Meeting will be held at 6.45pm on Tuesday 5th July 2016. Members of the public are welcome to attend the meeting. If you wish to speak, please arrive at 6.45pm and there will be a Public Session of up to 15 minutes at the beginning of the Council Meeting for the exchange of information on any issue.