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Mischief in the mud

Today we visited Woodhorn Colliery, a ten-minute drive north of home. In theory this was a great idea: lots of grass, open space and an obvious path that ran around the large lake. 155 more words


‘The best words in the best order’: Poetry in Durham and the North East (Exhibition, until 26th February)

Contemplating the story of poetry in the north east, an exhibition at Palace Green Library takes an inspired look at the connections between poetry and life. 163 more words

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Woodhorn Classic VW Rally

Woodhorn Classic VW Rally
September 3rd, 2016
Ashington, Northumberland NE63 9YF, U.K.

Presented by:
The Woodhorn Classic VW Rally volunteers.
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/WoodhornVWrally/
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Day out at Woodhorn Museum

We class ourselves as really lucky to live nearby to Woodhorn museum. Throughout the year they have lots of interesting things going on, and today it was the vintage car rally. 322 more words


Pt. 10.5 #Archive research success!

Friday was spent, very successfully, investigating the collections of the Woodhorn archives in Ashington.

The archive houses the earliest correspondence (dated to 1908!) regarding the possible purchase of land for an artillery range and associated camp at Redesdale. 150 more words