134th Annual Durham Miner’s Gala, 14th July

A word from our friends in Durham, England:--- Durham Gala parade of banners pass the reviewing platform at the old County Hotel, Durham The 134th Annual Durham Miners Gala takes place on Saturday 14th July 2018. Starting at 8 am, the colourful parade of banners and bands passes through the ancient town towards the picturesque Racecourse … Continue reading 134th Annual Durham Miner’s Gala, 14th July

2016 Spirit of Mother Jones Award awarded to the late Dave Hopper

Pat Egan from Unite, the Union, Scotland accepts the Spirit of Mother Jones Award 2016 on behalf of the late Dave Hopper and the Durham Miner's Association. Pat will be forwarding the "Children of Lír" inspired award to the association. The Cork Mother Jones Committee has announced that the late Dave Hopper and the Durham Miners’ Association … Continue reading 2016 Spirit of Mother Jones Award awarded to the late Dave Hopper

Mother Jones flies high at Durham Miners Gala

Daughters of Mother Jones banner at Durham Gala 2015 The annual Durham Gala, organised by the Durham Miners' Association was held at the Racecourse on Saturday 11th July 2015. The Big Meeting took place following the huge colourful parade of banners and bands through the city from early morning. The new Daughters of Mother Jones … Continue reading Mother Jones flies high at Durham Miners Gala