Talks & Events 2023
Thursday 19th January 2023 - 2pm - Rowlands Gill Library - A People's History of Gibside
Thursday 2nd February 2023 - Rowlands Gill W.I. - The Wonderful Women of Gibside
Thursday 9th March - International Women's Day - The Land of Oak & Iron Heritage Centre - evening event with supper - BOOK TICKETS
Tuesday 21st March 2023 - 2pm - Burnopfield W.I. - Molly Bowes
Tuesday 14th March 2023 - 7pm - Lyndhurst Bowling Club, Low Fell - The Wonderful Women of Gibside
Tuesday 27th June 2023 - 11.30am - Friends of the Bowes Museum - Bowes Belles - BOOK TICKETS
Tuesday 7th November - 1.30pm - Burnopfield Women's Group - A People's History of Gibside
Thursday 9th November 2023 - 6.30pm - Land of Oak & Iron Heritage Centre - The Great War & Gibside BUY TICKETS
Wednesday 15th November 2023 - BY ZOOM - County Durham Forum for History and Heritage - 7pm - Log in from 6.40pm
Tuesday 9th April 2024 - 7.30pm - Winlaton & District Local History Society - The Wheel of Time
Wednesday 29th May 2024 - Ryton Local History Society
Past Talks & Events
Tuesday 8th March 2016 - LAUNCH EVENT at GIBSIDE
Friday 8th April 2016 - 10am - Wearside U3A
Tuesday 3rd May 2106 - 2.30pm - Local History Month - Newcastle Library - Room 7
Thursday 5th May 2016 - 10.30am - Birtley Library
Saturday 14th May - 2pm - Hexham Embroiderers Guild
Wednesday 18th May 2016 - 10.30am - Blaydon Library
Thursday 19th May 2016 - 1.15pm - Ebchester W.I.
Thursday 16th June 2016 - 6pm - Jesmond Library
Monday 20th June - 7pm - Whickham W.I.
Sunday 10th July - 1pm - 4pm at Land of Oak & Iron launch
Wednesday 12th October 2016 - 7pm - Bardon Mill W.I.
Thursday 27th October - 7pm - County Durham Centre of the National Trust
Tuesday 15th November 2016 - 7.30pm - Wylam W.I. at Wylam Institute
Tuesday 7th February 2017 - 2pm - Birtley Heritage Group at Birtley Library
Tuesday 14th March - South Gosforth W.I. at Trinity Community Centre
Wednesday 15th March - Corbridge Farm Women's Group - 2pm at St Andrew's Church Hall
Tuesday 28th March - 7.30pm - Swalwell History Club
Thursday 30th March 2017 - 7pm - Felling Local History Society at Pelaw Library
Saturday 1st April 2017 - Land of Oak & Iron Groups Forum Event
Monday 3rd April 2017 - 7pm - Heddon-on-the-Wall W.I.
Friday 28th April - 8pm - Friends of Beamish
Monday 15th May 2017 - 2pm - Leadgate W.I.
Tuesday 6th June 2017 - 2pm - Consett Library
Wednesday 7th June 2017 - 7.30pm - Shincliffe W.I.
Wednesday 21st June 2017 - 7.30pm - Blackhall W.I.
Thursday 6th July 2017 - 7pm - Whorlton & Westerhope W.I.
Monday 10th July 2017 - 7.30pm - Heddon Local History Society
Wednesday 12th July 2017 - Burnopfield Book Group
Saturday 15th July 2017 - Beamish - County Durham History & Heritage Forum Event
Tuesday 12th September 2017 - 7.30pm - Chapel House W.I.
Wednesday 11th October 2017 - 7pm - Whitley Bay Inner Wheel
Thursday 12th October 2017 - 7pm - Rowlands Gill Library
Wednesday 1st November - 7pm - Winlaton Library
Tuesday 28th November 2017 - 11am - Bewick Hall, Newcastle City Library - BOOKS ON TYNE FESTIVAL
Thursday 1st February 2018 - 7pm - Clousden Hill W.I.
Thursday 15th March 2018 - Rowlands Gill Library
Monday 19th March 2018 - 6.30pm - Great Lumley W.I.
Wednesday 4th April 2018 - 7.30pm - Kirkley W.I.
Thursday 5th April 2018 - 7pm - Haltwhistle W.I.
Wednesday 2nd May - 7.15pm - Chapel House Women's Group, Church of the Holy Nativity.
Wednesday 9th May - 7pm - Castleside W.I. Consett
Wednesday 23rd May - 7pm - Wark W.I. at Wark Town Hall/Mechanics Institute
Tuesday 12th June 2018 - 7.15pm - Jarrow W.I.
Monday 18th June - 7pm - DERWENT VALLEY LITERATURE FESTIVAL EVENT AT WINLATON CENTRE
Thursday 21st June - 7pm - Humshaugh W.I.
Thursday 5th July 2018 - 7.30pm - Riding Mill W.I.
Thursday 12th July - 7pm - Wentworth Park W.I. Ouston Community Centre, Chester le Street
Thursday 19th July - 5.20pm - Crawcrook Library Readers' group
Tuesday 24th July - 7pm - Blyth Spirit W.I.
Monday 17th September 2018 - 7.30pm - Great Hall, Hexham - Tyne Valley National Trust Association
Tuesday 13th November 2018 - 7.30pm - Winlaton Local History Society
Saturday 2nd March 2019 - 2pm - Brunswick Hall - Newcastle Ramblers
Friday 10th May - 10.30am - History Group of the WearTees U3A at Bishop Auckland Methodist Church.
Monday 10th June 2019 - 7pm - Shotley W.I.
Wednesday 12th June - 7.30pm - Lanchester Methodist Hall
Tuesday 3rd September - 7pm - North East Labour History Society 'First Tuesday Talks' - Old George Inn
Saturday 5th October, 6pm - 8pm - Winlaton Mill Village Hall - all welcome - £3 including tea/coffee
Monday 14th October 2019 - Gainford Local History Group
Saturday 26th October at The Lodge, Blackhill Park - Legends of Wood & Ink - Book Launch event for Tales of Derwentdale and the Extraordinary J.W. Fawcett Part of Conny Arts Festival
Tuesday 5th November - 2.30pm - Consett Library
Wednesday 8th January 2020 - Cramlington W.I.
Monday 9th March 2020 - Acomb History Society
Thursday 12th March - 10am - Teesdale U3A Historic Environment Group
Monday 6th April - 11am - Chester-le-Street Library POSTPONED
Tuesday 28th April - Hamsterley Mill. CANCELLED
Thursday 14th May 2020 - Seaham Harbour U3A POSTPONED TO 13th May 2021
Thursday 25th June 2020 - Tales of Derwentdale - Lanchester Church Wives CANCELLED
Thursday 16th July 2020 - 7.30pm - The Hearth at Horsley POSTPONED
Saturday 18th July - 11am - Chester-le-Street Library CANCELLED
Saturday 8th August - 10.30am - Friends of Saltwell Park - The Bowes Family in the Land of Oak & Iron POSTPONED
Friday 11th September 2020 - Historical Novel Society Conference at Durham University. POSTPONED
Tuesday 22nd September 2020 - 7pm - Rowlands Gill Library POSTPONED
Monday 28th September 2020 - Land of Oak & Iron - Rowlands Gill Ladies Fellowship - St Barnabus Church POSTPONED
Friday 23rd April 2021 - via Zoom - The Hearth at Horsley
Friday 21st May 2021 - via Zoom - The Courageous Countess - Newcastle Local History Month
Thursday 2nd September 2021 at the Land of Oak & Iron Heritage Centre in Winlaton Mill. 6.30 to 8.30.
Wednesday 15th September at 1.30pm - A People's History of Gibside - Blaydon Library as part of Gateshead History Festival Cancelled - sorry, I caught Covid!
Monday 25th October at 7.30pm - A People's History of Gibside - Whickham Local History Society
Monday 31st January 2022 - Newcastle City Guides - 'The Land of Oak & Iron' - 6.30pm on Zoom
Tuesday 8th February - Winlaton & District Local History Society - 'A People's History of Gibside' - 7pm - all welcome.
Monday 14th February 2022 at 2pm- Blaydon Library - A People's History of Gibside
Wednesday 23rd February 2022 - 1.30pm - Crawcrook Library
Tuesday 8th March - The Wonderful Women of Gibside - International Women's Day - 6pm at the Land of Oak & Iron Heritage Centre, Winlaton Mill
Wednesday 6th April at 2pm - Dunston U3A
Friday 8th April - Bishop Auckland U3A Local History Group
Thursday 12th May 2022 - Seaham Harbour U3A
Thursday 25th August 2022 - 10am - The Witham, Barnard Castle - Teesdale U3A
Friday 2nd to Sunday 4th September - Historical Novel Society - UK Conference in Durham
Monday 26th September - Rowlands Gill Ladies Fellowship - 2pm - St Barnabus Hall - Land of Oak & Iron / Molly Bowes