Women of the Northern Coalfields
@ Mining Art Gallery
13 October 2018 - 24 March 2019
This exhibition focuses on women of the 19th century and their untold role in the coal industry and mining communities. Artworks and archival material challenge the long accepted view that women in northern mining communities were simply wives, mothers or domestic workers, content to sit on the side-lines.
@ Hardwick Park, Sedgefield
22 October 2018 - 23 October 2018
£6 per child
Join Hardwick's very own professor of witchcraft and wizardry as they show you how to make the perfect broomstick, join a potions class and embark on some suitable spooky activities and games in our yurt.
@ Newcastle City Hall
05 May 2019
As part of their 40th anniversary celebrations, Britain’s world-famous reggae band UB40 will release their first new studio album in five years, before going on the road on an extensive 40-date UK tour and heading to the City Hall on Sunday 5 May 2019.
There But Not There
@ Durham Cathedral
25 September 2018 - 13 November 2018
Durham Cathedral is proud to take part in the nationwide 'There But Not There' installation project. The clear shadows of figures, commemorating those who never returned from fighting in the First World War, are powerful aids to reflection and remembrance as we commemorate the centenary of the Armistice.
The Science of the Moon and the Stars with Dr Maggie Aderin-Pocock MBE
@ The Witham
20 October 2018
Cost: Adults – £10; Under 18s – £5; Families – £25
We are delighted to be welcoming Dr Maggie Aderin-Pocock MBE to the 2018 North Pennines Stargazing Festival. At this headline event she will be looking at the wonders of space and what it can teach us – as well as offering insights into the world of space exploration and a perspective on women in science and engineering.
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