History

Our courses are wide ranging covering ancient, modern and local history. Previous topics have included From the First Settlers to the First Farmers in the North; Household and Family 1500-1850; Travellers to and from the Middle East; War and Social Change in 20th Century Europe; Maritime Northumberland; Newcastle and its Buildings.

In the first part of 2021 we are offering courses on the influence of prominent Northumbrians on British History and Politics; St Cuthbert and the Hariwelfolc; and the history of the Romans in Britain, with particular reference to Northern England and Scotland.