The Felling Heritage Group...bringing our history to life
of The Felling mining disaster which killed 92 men and boys.
This is ongoing until 2018
Remembering Thomas Hepburn who died 150 years ago
Developing a book on The Felling history. Much material is prepared but have not yet secured publishers
Putting on our annual Heritage exhibitions, and others on request
Working with, and at Beamish
Seeking to Redevelop Felling Square
Survey of Public Art in The Felling & elsewhere
Here's the video of the 2013 Heritage exhibition
Then and Now Displays, Pit Banners, Memorabilia, Artefacts, Maps. A continuous Slide Show of history photographs was put on by the Chairman of the Windy Nook History Society
Folk put on some early 1900s clothes from Beamish Museum
Your friends on Facebook will love the pictures you post of your new old look.
Lots of local history and news of the Group's forthcoming events on
The Felling Heritage Group Facebook Page
There are videos of other exhibitions and events
It's your heritage. It's your local history. And it's in your favourite part of the World. Do try to make a point of visiting the next Exhibition...details on the Facebook page
...the only town in the World with a 'The'