Press release: A LEADING North East heritage charity is launching a public appeal to discover which buildings and structures in Newcastle and Northumberland matter most to those who live, work in and visit them. Since 1924 the Northumberland and Newcastle […]
Press release: THE N&N TO KEEP A CLOSE WATCH ON CULLERCOATS … A community campaign to rescue a building, which played a vital part in saving lives at sea, has won the support of a leading North East heritage organisation.
Westgate Road A developer’s second attempt to turn the historic Westgate Road venue into apartments and a HMO has again been met with refusal from Newcastle City Council. The empty bowling alley, most recently known as The Bowl, shut down
Press release: DIVERSITY CAMPAIGNER JOINS THE NORTHUMBERLAND & NEWCASTLE SOCIETY … A leading North East campaigner for diversity and inclusion has joined forces with one of the region’s oldest societies. Nitin Shukla, Programme Lead – Equality, Diversity and Inclusion at
Power in North East England: The Birth and Growth of National Electricity Supply 2.00pm, Wednesday 15th March 2023The Common Room, Newcastle upon Tyne Overview Les Brunton organised this event for the N&N in conjunction with Ian Burdon, a former Engineer
The Society objected to the initial plans for the Plot 12 residential development in March 2020 (see our comments here which were posted on to the council’s planning portal). In September 2020, the application was withdrawn after councillors overwhelmingly rejected
Press release: ARTIST HAS DESIGNS ON HERITAGE… AN autistic artist from Tyneside has donated one of his works to help raise money for a leading heritage charity. Richard Thomas’s interpretations of Newcastle Cathedral drew regionwide acclaim when they formed part