Winter Fuel Campaign

Night Shift

You are invited to Spend a Night Shift down the Pit, 11.00pm – 1.00am Wednesday 5th February 2020. This unique event has already received support from a range of individual supporters, Chadwick Lawrence, Direct Marketing, OE Electrical, Jolliffe Cork and the National Coal Mining Museum.

You will be going underground with TV presenter, Harry Gration and others who are happy to start the New Year helping keep local families warm this Winter. To book your place go to Alternatively, you would be more than welcome to offer your support as a donation.

Last year's Winter Fuel Campaign raised a total of £13,500 to help local familes cope with harsh winter temperatures. The funds donated by our supporters provided emergency assistance to poeple in need of immediate help. With your support we can help more families in need. 

This year we are inviting you to support the campaign by going underground to Spend a Night Down the pit. This will be a unique expericence, with an opportunity to meet speical guest, including Harry Gration, during your time underground. You will be helping to link the compaign to the district's heritage, when coal guaranteed warmth for many local families.

Each £25 raised will provide one emergancy winter fuel grant to help heat a family's home this winter.

To book your place please contact



Night Shift

11:00pm, Wednesday, 5 February, 2020
National Coal Mining Museum


Make a one off donation above via Local Giving, or learn about how you can help.