Spotlight on lost Doncaster mining communities

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Striking images of the changing landscapes of Doncaster’s mining communities go on display next month.

Inspired by his late grandfather, photographer Andrew Foley has been working on the exhibition for seven years. It shows the ‘docile nature’ of places that were once hives of activity.

Former Brodsworth Colliery site. Image to be used only in relation to Coal Fields: A Legacy Of The Miners' Strike, by Andrew Foley

� Andrew Foley, 01709 585948, 07929 917659, andrewfoley@tiscali.co.uk  NUJ recommended terms & conditions apply. Copyright Designs & Patents Act 1988. Moral rights asserted credit required. No part of this image to be stored, reproduced, manipulated or transmitted by any means without prior written permission.
Former Brodsworth Colliery site. Image to be used only in relation to Coal Fields: A Legacy Of The Miners' Strike, by Andrew Foley � Andrew Foley, 01709 585948, 07929 917659, andrewfoley@tiscali.co.uk NUJ recommended terms & conditions apply. Copyright Designs & Patents Act 1988. Moral rights asserted credit required. No part of this image to be stored, reproduced, manipulated or transmitted by any means without prior written permission.

Entitled Coal Fields: A Legacy of the Miners’ Strike, the pictures examine the changed landscape of mining communities since the 1984-85 Miners’ Strike.

 

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