May 19th, 2022

‘Things Seen’ – exhibition by local artist at Old Low Light Heritage Centre

‘Things Seen’ is the title of an exhibition by a local artist which will open at the Old Low Light Heritage Centre, North Shields Fish Quay on Wednesday 1 June 2022.

It will include more than 100 paintings and drawings celebrating details and places that the artist, Linda Kay, sees around her.

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May 17th, 2022

Classic car show and plant sale outside Fish Quay heritage centre

Classic car enthusiasts, gardeners and people with an interest in local history should pay a visit to North Shields Fish Quay next Sunday (22 May 2022).

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May 16th, 2022

Old Low Light closed for staff funeral.

The Old Low Light will be closed on Tuesday 17th of May, so that staff and volunteers can attend the funeral our recently deceased team.

We will be open again Wednesday, 10am to 3pm.

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May 10th, 2022

Talk about ‘Grand Old Man of Shields’ at Fish Quay Heritage Centre

A local historian is to give a talk later this month about a prominent local businessman John Foster Spence, who became known as the ‘Grand Old Man of Shields’.

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April 15th, 2022

Old Low Light Chair is New High Sheriff for Tyne & Wear

We are very proud that our chair, David W Bavaird, is the new High Sheriff for Tyne & Wear.

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April 12th, 2022

Shoal of knitted herring to be sold to raise funds

A shoal of herring knitted in a ‘lockdown spirit’ for an exhibition at the Old Low Light Heritage Centre, North Shields Fish Quay is being sold to raise much needed funds.

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