The Project

The project, When Yesterday Was Young, of which this website forms part, has been financially supported by the Heritage Lottery Fund. It has been designed to allow young people to discover and contribute to the North’s mining legacy. To seek out information that may not be available anywhere else online, and create a living record of it for posterity. We are keen to ensure that stories that should be told are not lost. We’ll be working with Beamish Museum, The National Coal Mining Museum for Continue reading →