Home of Heroes: South Tyneside in the First World War

On display until 24 January 2015

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Today is your opportunity to learn more about some of South Tyneside's war heroes. Join Adam Bell, curator of the 'Home of Heroes' exhibition for a tour and chat.
Meet in the museum at 2.30pm.

More info here http://bit.ly/1t4ZccP

9:08am 23 Oct 2014

'Do you remember the smell of dubbin? Did you wear culottes and an aertex blouse for netball? What did we wear before lycra? Come and share your sporting memories with us in the museum today. We have lots of objects from an old leather football to a child's cricket bat which you can try out. We kick-off at 1pm , the final whistle is at 3pm.”

1:31pm 17 Oct 2014


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