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March 31st, 2022

Emergency financial support from Cultural Recovery Fund will  safeguard short-term future of fish quay heritage centre

The Old Light Heritage Centre on North Shields Fish Quay has received emergency financial support of up to £33,300 from the Cultural Recovery Fund for Heritage.

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March 31st, 2022

Thank-you to everyone who completed our recent survey.

Thank-you to everyone who completed our recent survey.

There were 140 responses which we’re now thinking about as we plan a return to operating more like we were used to before the pandemic.

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March 1st, 2022

Programme of events to honour North Tyneside suffragette starts on International Women’s Day

A programme of events to honour North Tyneside suffragette and community activist, Norah Balls, will start on International Women’s Day (8 March 2022).

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February 5th, 2022

Fish Quay and the Artists – talks at Old Low Light

Local art and history enthusiasts can find out about the development of the North Shields Fish Quay through the works of artists from the 19th century to the present day, during talks later this month.

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January 8th, 2022

Fish printing workshops at North Shields heritage centre

Fish printing workshops celebrating Gyotaku, a traditional form of Japanese art, will take place at the Old Low Light Heritage Centre on North Shields Fish Quay later this month.

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December 15th, 2021

Message from the Chair

An end of year message from the chairman of the Net North Shields.

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