The "Friends" is an independent organisation of people who wish to support the museum and encourage its development. A small committee is elected annually to manage the organisation.
As volunteers working in the library, cleaning and repairing machinery, helping with exhibition, photography and gardening. As individuals helping with special events, providing artefacts and documents, writing accounts of their experiences, keeping in touch with the museum. Collectively by funding special projects from subscriptions and donations of members.
- Quarterly Newsletter, The Coalface* - Visits to other attractions - Regular Talks and film shows - Invitations to special events - Access to the museum - An opportunity to use your skills to help the museum * If you have an interesting mining related story to tell please don't hesitate to send it in to Gillian Rankin, Editor of Coalface at National Mining Museum Scotland, Lady Victoria Colliery, Newtongrange, Midlothian EH22 4QN or email it to
Adult (annual) £20.00 Family/couple (annual) £30.00
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Welcome to 2013. Let's hope for better, drier weather some time soon!
I am delighted to tell you that the Memorial Room project, towards which the Friends donated £10,000, will begin construction in the near future, and should be complete by the autumn. Your Chairman is part of the project management team.
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