The Avenue is an ambitious project. It is the largest single project in the National Coalfields Programme with a budget of £172.3 million to clean up the site of the former Avenue Coking Plant. It is a great area for students of History, Science, Construction, Environmental and Land-based studies to explore.
Teachers in local schools are keen to use material about the site and we hope schools further afield will find this education resource stimulating and inspiring.
The site is structured around three main areas: