October 9th, 2020

Fish Quay Heritage Centre receives lifeline from Government’s £1.57bn Culture Recovery Fund

North Shield’s Old Low Light Heritage Centre is one of almost 450 heritage organisations in England to receive a lifeline grant from the first round of the Culture Recovery Fund for Heritage.

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September 1st, 2020

September Re-Opening Update

We’d hoped to re-open for seven days a week but we’ve now decided a phased approach would be better, allowing us to test out new ways of working against staff and volunteer rotas and also financial viability. This means when we do return to everyday opening, we can be confident that it will be sustainable.

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March 24th, 2020

Big thank-you from Fish Quay heritage centre

The Old Low Light Heritage Centre on North Shields Fish Quay is saying a big thank-you to people who gave their immediate support to a crowd funding appeal.

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March 9th, 2020

Heritage Gallery Exhibition: Our Fish In The North

Our Fish of the North – new exhibition highlights impact of plastic waste on sea-life

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March 6th, 2020

Our Fish of the North – new exhibition highlights impact of plastic waste on sea-life

A new exhibition at a local heritage centre is highlighting the impact of plastic waste on sea-life.

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March 5th, 2020

‘Smugglers, Sailors, Explorers and Eccentrics’ - talk at Fish Quay Heritage Centre by art gallery guide

Jean Scott, former Chair of the Friends of the Laing Art Gallery, will give the talk called ‘Smugglers, Sailors, Explorers and Eccentrics’ at the Old Low Light Heritage Centre, North Shields Fish Quay on Saturday 14 March at 11am. Entry is £3 (free to Old Low Light members).

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