6 August celebration of St Oswald’s Day- In Northumbrian. A special church service will take place at St Andrew’s Church on Newgate Street, Newcastle starting at 2.30 pm on Sunday … Read More
Yes, the Gathering is taking place in 2023, with the usual competitions for written, spoken, and sung Northumbrian. Entries close on 18th. The full details are on the PDF – … Read More
The Morpeth Herald reported this year’s annual Bibby Memorial Lecture on 13th October. Their coverage is below.
This year’s annual lecture was delivered by Dr Warren Maguire, of Edinburgh University. He took as the basis of his talk Thomas Wilson’s famous poem The Pitman’s Pay and demonstrated how … Read More
4 new CD’s are available in the Society’s shop. All are collections of songs and tunes from North east England and beyond. More details of the artists are at … Read More
At last nights Annual General meeting, A new Chairman, John Davidson, was elected following the stepping down of Stuart Lawson. John paid tribute to the sterling work done by Stuart … Read More