Blasts from the past are going on display

Barlborough in the News will be the exhibition theme at the village heritage centre.

A collection of newspaper cuttings of events over the years will include Barlborough Illuminations, Gasification of Newman Spinney Mine, Keeping Barlborough in Derbyshire, Barlborough Wakes etc.

There are newspaper articles dating back to the 1800s.

The Heritage Centre is open Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday, 8.30am till 2pm and Saturdays, 10am till 1pm.

The centre is charity run and admission is by donation. Call (01246) 81000.