The Lake Poets

Review: Music at Marley Hill, Tanfield Railway, near Sunniside

Shivering in the chill night air, music fans sat beneath fairylights to enjoy some top notch North East bands

Indie rock band Cohesion

Tanfield Railway welcomes star line-up of local music to Gateshead in May

The world’s oldest railway, near Sunniside, Gateshead is celebrating Museums at Night with an evening of music from the region

Anthony Coulls and Matt Healey drive a replica Rocket steam engine train at Locomotion in Shildon, ahead of the Steam Gala this weekend

County Durham museum celebrates 10th birthday with steam weekend

Locomotion, the National Railway Museum at Shildon, is hosting two days of events as part of its Steam Gala

David Watkins with his harp on the Tanfield Railway

Leading musician pays harp tribute to his railway engineer father at Tanfield Railway

Harpist originally from Corbridge plays at Tanfield railway in honour of locomotive pioneer father

Brian Nicholls with a minature steam engine at Exhibition Park, Newcastle

Steam trains are a model attraction at Newcastle's Exhibition Park

MINIATURE locomotives are inspiring the engineers of tomorrow at a site that has been a fixture of the North East for more than half a century.

History comes alive for 'evacuee' pupils

A class of schoolchildren were given a living history lesson yesterday, when they became Second World War evacuees for the day.


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