Jonathan Yeo Portraits. 8 Nov 2014 - 1 Feb 2015

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On Thursday Claire Morgan will be here, hosting an insightful talk about the beautiful Gone With The Wind installation. This is a free event but book now as there's only 11 places left!

Gone With The Wind, Claire Morgan artist talk - Laing Art Gallery
Claire Morgan's revisiting of Gone with the Wind' has been a hugely popular exhibition since opening at the Laing Art Gallery, as a celebration of the 10th anniversary of Great North Run Culture.

10:30am 21 Nov 2014

We have just six signed copies left of The Many Faces of Jonathan Yeo, so hurry on down to the Laing shop to nab one! This would make a fantastic Christmas gift and there's no extra charge for a signed copy (though a donation to the gallery is always welcome.)

1:22pm 20 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.


FLAG at 50

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…