£100,0000 coal mining project kicks off today

The £100,000, two-year project exploring coal mining in Ilkeston kicks off in grand style today at Erewash Museum.

From 11am to 3pm in the Hayloft there will be a day of free activities suitable for all ages linked to the Arts Council-funded project.

There will be installations from the artists involved in the project, including written word specialist Dave Wood and mixed media artist Tim Bennett, and more.

Look out for pictures in next week’s Advertiser, out Thursday.

For more information visit http://www.exciteinspireengageerewash.co.uk