Artists Danielle Burn and Paul McDougal are asking people to share their memories, stories and tales of Newbiggin to be part of a new exhibition

Are you sitting comfortably? Artists are listening to stories in Newbiggin for a new project

Artists Danielle Burn and Paul McDougal are gathering memories of Newbiggin from the comfort of a park bench

Sir John Hall with Richard Martin and Sheila Harrison opening the new disabled access walkway at Newbiggin Maritime Centre

Next stage in Newbiggin Maritime Centre unveiled by Sir John Hall

Entrepreneur Sir John Hall has opened a new access bridge to the viewing platform of Newbiggin Maritime Centre

Gordon Poad, who is playing three generations of a Hebburn-based Irish family in a play coming to Northern Stage

One man show portrays real-life story of Tyneside Irish family

Barbara Hodgson hears how the worlds of academia and theatre have merged to produce a one-man theatre show

Richard Martin at the Maritime Centre where the diaries are on display

Lifeboat diaries given to the Maritime Centre in Newbiggin

Newbiggin lifeboat coxswain's 150-year-old diaries are donated to to the Maritime Centre in the town

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