Bevin Boy play asks for your mining stories
The National Coal Mining Museum and a theatre group are teaming up to tell the story of the Bevin Boys.
But they need your help to dramatise the story of Bevin Boys, who were conscripted to work down the mines during and after World War Two.
The museum has joined forces with Theatre Royal Wakefield’s In On The Act group to perform the play during the Easter weekend of April 14 to 17. They are now seeking relatives’ stories about Bevin Boys. They also want the names of Bevin Boys, which will be included in the final act of the play.
The performance, which will also examine the... read more
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