£2.50 – £7

History, Heritage & the Environment: Day School + show by 3 Acres and a Cow

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Newcastle City Library ("3 Acres" performance 1:30pm at Brunswick Methodist Church, Brunswick Place NE1 7BJ)

Level 6

33 New Bridge Street West

Newcastle Upon Tyne

NE1 8AX

United Kingdom

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Refund Policy

Refund Policy

No Refunds

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This event, exploring the ways in which history/heritage and the environment intersect and impact upon each other, is a tie-in to the Workers' Educational Association (WEA)'s Turbulent Times 1918-28 'pop-up reading room'. It is produced alongside the WEA NE History & Heritage Branch and the WEA NE Green Branch.


PLEASE NOTE THAT THERE ARE THREE TYPES OF TICKET AVAILABLE:

  • PERFORMANCE ONLY (£5) COVERS ONLY THE AFTERNOON SESSION - THREE ACRES AND A COW PERFORMANCE AT BRUNSWICK METHODIST CHURCH

    !!! SOME TICKETS STILL AVAILABLE !!!



  • DAY SCHOOL ONLY (£2.50) COVERS ONLY THE MORNING SESSION AT THE LIBRARY

    !!! MORNING-ONLY TICKETS NOW SOLD OUT !!!

  • DAY SCHOOL PLUS PERFORMANCE (£7) COVERS BOTH SESSIONS AND A LIGHT LUNCH

    !!! FULL-DAY TICKETS NOW SOLD OUT !!!




Newcastle City Library (Level 6): DAY SCHOOL

10:00-10:10 - Introductions

10:10-10:50 - Talk by Mike Greatbach - Regeneration & the Toxic Legacy of our Industrial Past - Ouseburn 1997-2010 [Mike Greatbatch was Heritage Manager for the Ouseburn Regeneration Programme, 1998-2011, and now actively promotes the area's history and heritage]

10:50-11:05 - Refreshments

11:10-11:50 - Talk by Leona Skelton, Northumbria University: - Tynesiders and Tyne: Five centuries of negotiation, 1529-2017

11:50-12:10 - Keynote speech by Ruth Hayward, WEA Green Branch, on the links between local and global environmental issues

12:10-12:40 - Discussion and questions

Brunswick Methodist Church (Main Hall): PERFORMANCE BY 'THREE ACRES AND A COW'

12:40-13:30 - Lunch

13:30-15:30 - Performance by 'Three Acres and a Cow'

15:30 - Close

FAQs

Are there ID or minimum age requirements to enter the event?

No.

What are my transport/parking options for getting to and from the event?

Newcastle City Library is in the centre of town so is easily accessible via various modes of transport.Further information can be found on their website:

https://www.newcastle.gov.uk/leisure-libraries-and-tourism/libraries/branch-libraries-and-opening-hours/city-library

The performance by 'Three Acres and a Cow' will be at the Brunswick Methodist Church's Main Hall which is within walking distance of the library. For a map and directions, please click on the following link:

http://www.brunswickmethodist.org.uk/contact.php

What can I bring into the event?

You do not need to bring anything to the event apart from your ticket.

How can I contact the organiser with any questions?

Any queries about the event, please contact Jude Murphy on jmurphy@wea.org.uk or Mavis Ho on Mho@wea.org.uk. Alternatively, please call our main office on 0191 212 6100 and ask for either Jude Murphy or Mavis Ho.

What's the refund policy?

Unfortunately, there are no refunds.

Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?

Yes.

Is it ok if the name on my ticket or registration doesn't match the person who attends?

Provided that you have alerted the organisers beforehand of any changes, that is fine. Please email JMurphy@wea.org.uk or Mho@wea.org.uk

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Date and Time

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Newcastle City Library ("3 Acres" performance 1:30pm at Brunswick Methodist Church, Brunswick Place NE1 7BJ)

Level 6

33 New Bridge Street West

Newcastle Upon Tyne

NE1 8AX

United Kingdom

View Map

Refund Policy

No Refunds

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