Links to Useful Websites

Useful links, many of these links support ACT.
Site title Description
Ashfield District Council Ashfield District Council's Official Web Page

BT Age and Disability Action BT Age and Disability Action (BT’s products and services for older and disabled customers)

BT Betterworld BT’s Corporate Social Responsibility home page

BT Community Connections BT Community Connections (Award scheme enabling community groups to get online)

BT Education BT’s Education programme (free speaking and listening resources, and more,  for schools)

Coal Industry Social Welfare Organisation - CISWO
National Charity focusing on community and personel social welfare issues of  former mining  communities.

Coalfields Regeneration Trust An independent charity established in 1999 and dedicated to improving the quality of life for people in Britain’s coalfield communities.  Grant giving body too!

Community Website Builder Free websites for charities, volunteer groups and non-profit making organisations.

East Midlands Development Agency (emda) is one of nine Regional Development Agencies in England, set up in 1999 to bring a regional focus to economic development. Their primary goal is to increase the economic growth of the region while reducing disparities between the East Midlands and other English regions.

ENTRUST ENTRUST is the regulator of the Landfill Communities Fund (LCF) - An interesting website relating to individual miners, minining rescue and Annesley Colliery

Free School Website Builder Build a free website for your school.

Funds for Historic Buildings A web site devoted to finding funds for Historic Buildings

Groundwork Trust - East Midlands Groundwork supports communities in need, working with partners to help improve the quality of people’s lives, their prospects and potential and the places where they live, work and play.

ik Software Limited

Website solutions for all your online needs.

Kirkby Conservation Society

Ashfield's Historical Conservation Society - their web page is currently being created


Nottinghamshire Community Ranger A project that is similar to the ideas of reusing the Headstock!!

Nottinghshire County Council Main Website

Nottinghshire County Council (Heritage Planners) link to Heritage Planners

Planning Aid Provides free, independent and professional town planning advice and support to communities and individuals who cannot afford to pay planning consultant ...

Rural Community Action Nottinghamshire Rural Community Action Nottinghamshire (RCAN) is the primary rural development specialist organisation working across Nottinghamshire. RCAN provides specialist rural knowledge and intelligence to influence and advocate on behalf of Nottinghamshire's rural communities.

Save Britain's Heritage Conservation of Heritage Sites

Subterranea Brittanica An excellent website featuring Annesley Colliery with a neutral view point, with very good historical snipets and photos of past and present,

TANC Registered charity that provides an independent and free consultancy service to community groups.

Urban Exploration A very good website regarding Derelict sites in the Uk.  Excellent feature on Anneseley Colliery - photos of inside the Headstock and Bathhouse!