Pretoria Pit Disaster remembered

5 January 2022

Rev. Lynne Readett, retired Unitarian minister, led a ceremony attended by over 100 people to remember the 344 miners who lost their lives in the tragic Pretoria Pit Disaster in Lancashire in December 1910. The moving ceremony was attended by former miners, local people, politicians and civic figures. You can read more about the ceremony and the history of the disaster here.