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Don't forget the North East Meccano Society will be bringing their train inspired creations to the museum on 23 and 24 July. We have free entry too!

North East Meccano Society - Stephenson Railway Museum
Come and see the amazingly talented North East Meccano Society and their wonderful creations - and watch th eprogress of a replica of George Stephenson's famous Rocket being constructed by our staff.

8:00pm 22 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…