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What's Happening at the Hatton?
04 Oct - 04 Dec 14
Hatton Drawing Course
26 Nov 14
Screaming Steel Exhibition Tour
28 Nov - 12 Dec 14
Talk: Basic Design with Rob Airey
04 Dec 14
The Nice Girl and the Soldiers: Life of a VAD Nurse during the First World War
17 Jan 15
Many thanks to all those who came to the lecture last night. A special thanks to the speakers: Anne Massey and Gill Hedley.
8:54am 19 Nov 2014
Pop in for the #PopArt lecture tonight and find out more about the birth of pop art in Newcastle University
9:24am 18 Nov 2014
A film about Discovery Museum by the Museums and Galleries Disabled Access Group
A film about Discovery Museum in Newcastle by the Museums and Galleries Disabled Access Group. Find out about Discovery Museum and what you can see here. You can also hear about the access facilities from the members of the group. The group talks about their favourite exhibits and explains what help is available for visitors such as ramps, lifts, audio guides and pre-visit information packs.
The Secret Bunker
Kitty Brightwell, a former plotter in the Women's Auxiliary Air Force (WAAF) during World War II, tells the fascinating history of Newcastle's Secret Bunker. Find out how this RAF Fighter Command Headquarters in Kenton played a hugely significant role in the Battle of Britain. The film can be used alongside a Box of Delight (our free artefact loan service for schools) from Discovery Museum, and ends with Kitty setting a Secret Bunker Challenge to participants using the artefact box.
21 Nov 2014
At the time of the First World War, there was a thriving community along the edge of the Ouseburn in Jesmond Vale. The street pictured is probably Woodbine…
19 Nov 2014
As this is our first blog - we thought we’d tell you why we’ve decided to do this and also to tell you a little bit about us. We are…