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; War and Social Change in 20th Century Europe; Maritime Northumberland; Newcastle and its Buildings, and the influence of prominent Northumbrians on British History and Politics.

Dr June Neilson  will return in autumn 2024 with a short course on Anglo Saxon Northumberland. Details to follow as soon as available.

No previous knowledge is assumed for any of our courses and all are welcome.