Share Your Story @ Florence Mine Egremont

18th January 2024 10:00am

Florence Mine Arts Centre

Category: Join In

Celebrate West Cumbria's diverse heritage.

With performances by Emma McGordon.

  • Hear local storytellers and spoken word artists.
  • Share your own experiences and traditions.
  • Be part of the In My Shoes oral history project and record your stories with our volunteers.

What makes your community unique? What do you take pride in? What are your family traditions? What is your story?

You can also join us at:


Saturday, 4 November 2023, 1 – 4pm

The Beacon Museum, West Strand, Whitehaven, CA28 7LY


Sunday, 12 November 2023, 1 – 4pm

The Settlement at Castle Hill, High Street, Maryport, CA15 6BQ


Wednesday, 6 Dec 2023, 10am – 1pm

The Bowling Club, West Road, Wigton, CA7 9RG


Tuesday, 13 February 2025, 10am – 1pm

Northside Community Centre, Trinity Drive, Workington, CA14 1AX


Saturday, 2 March 2025, 1 – 4pm

Kirkgate Centre, Kirkgate, Cockermouth, CA13 0PJ

These events are made possible thanks to the support of National Lottery players through the National Lottery Heritage Fund.