Programme of events

Most of our events take place at Gateshead Central Library on the first Thursday of the month. We do not meet in January or between June - August.

Programme of Events for 2018 to 2019 all talks will be held at 7.15pm Gateshead Central Library. (except*)  

Thursday 6 September 2018 is our AGM followed by a talk on "The Jewish Community of Gateshead" with Peter Bladon.

Thursday 4 October 2018 is a talk on “J B Priestley” by Chris Phipps.

Thursday 1 November 2018 we have a talk about “The Thiepval Memorial” by Ken Linge.

Thursday 6 December 2018 is our Christmas Buffet and and quiz night.(Members only)

Thursday 7 February 2019 we have a talk on “History or Horse shit” with Malcolm Grady.

Thursday 7 March 2019 is a talk on "Seaton Delaval Hall" by Liz Finch.

Thursday 4 April 2019 we have a talk about “Medieval Newcastle” with David Silk of Newcastle Keep.

Thursday 2 May 2019 we have a talk on “Elisabethville - a little piece of Belgium on English soil” with Anthea Lang


* Thursday 6 June 2019 at 2.00pm is our annual walk along South Shields seafront with Malcolm Grady

* Thursday 4 July 2019 we have a tour to Sunderland Museum and Winter Gardens (Members only - TBC)