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Tows Bank Colliery (near Alston), Deutsche Welle TV (1993)

Tim Moores goes underground at one of the last privately-owned drift mines in the UK to report for Deutsche Welle‘s weekly European news magazine programme,¬†Drehscheibe Europa. Tows Bank Colliery, situated 7 miles [11 km] NNW of Alston, was opened in 1986 by three partners; Ted Nancarow Snr, Willie Armstrong and Frank Shepherd. They entered the … Continue reading Tows Bank Colliery (near Alston), Deutsche Welle TV (1993)