Jonathan Yeo Portraits. 8 Nov 2014 - 1 Feb 2015

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Today our lovely LITTLE ARTISTS got Bridge-y wit' it - Bridge bingo and building! hOORAY! NEXT WEEK WE'RE GETTING PAINTY! SEE YOU THERE! - TUESDAY 10.30 - 11.30am xx

4:13pm 25 Nov 2014

Did you or a relative work at Malings pottery in the 1950s? We'd love to hear from you if you're in these photographs.

10:00am 25 Nov 2014

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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.

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A trip into the past in Jesmond Vale

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…