From School Ship on the Tyne – The Training Ship Wellesley at North Shields 1868 – 1914

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Are you brave enough to get your hands on the scaly or the wriggly? Join us tomorrow for Animals from around the Worlds. Remember - kids go free!

Animals from around the World - Segedunum Roman Fort
Make animal puppets, take part in animal crafts and have an animal face painting! You'll also have the opportunity to find out more about UNESCO World Heritage Sites.

1:06pm 21 Jul 2014

YourGreatBritain Competition by Heathrow & VisitBritain

Which is your favourite UK region - the North West, the North East, the Midlands or Northern Ireland? In partnership with Love GREAT Britain, you can choose which region you'd like to see win a £1million advertising campaign across Heathrow's terminals!As the UK's only hub airport, Heathrow is the gateway to Great Britain, and we want to inspire visitors to explore and experience all our country has to offer, including our great regions.Simply vote for your favourite region by 'liking” its photo in the album below. The photo with the most likes wins! The competition will close at 23:59 on the 4th August, so be sure to vote now and share with your friends!

1:03pm 21 Jul 2014


The Yemeni Riot in South Shields

18 Jul 2014

I am a MA Art Museum and Gallery Studies student at Newcastle University, as part of my degree I am completing an eight week work placement at South Shields…