CAMPAIGN HISTORY

 


Potential Sustainable Uses of Annesley Headstock

This page describes some of the ways that the Headstock at former Annesley Colliery could have been resourced. All could have created employment opportunities.

 
Heritage Centre / Mining Museum

-The only museum of coal field industry in the East Midland

- Links to Nottinghamshire Heritage/Tourism Trails

 
Mining Memorial

- Marking the history of the area's coal field communities

- Cenotaph of national Significance

 
Art Centre 

- Art & Crafts Centre

- The Headstock being a living piece of industrial art

 
Environmental Resource Centre

- Environmental Education/Ranger 

- Practical environmental conservation

- Guided walks and interpretation 

- Alternative (sustainable) Energy Building

- Green Space around the centre

- Links to Anneseley Lagoons & Greenwood Community Forest

 


Educational / Community Resource

- Education/training centre (adults, young people)

- Community Rooms

- Internet Cafe

- Links with local schools, colleges, youth & community services.

 
Well Being Centre 

- Counselling 

- Talking Treatment Centre

- Healthy Walks

- Sensory Garden

- Garden/outdoor therapy

 
Day Centre (Bath house) 

- Older Adults

- Support Groups

 
Retail

- Pub/Cafe

- Restaurant

- Shop

- Pharmacy

 Annesley Conservation Trust

ACT created a development brief for the Headstock Centre which can be accessed below.

ANNESLEY HEADSTOCK CENTRE PROJECT BRIEF-PART ONE FEASIBILITY RESEARCH