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.

We look forward to Linda Bankier, the Berwick Archivist, introducing us to Aspects of Berwick’s History through it’s Archives, starting on 8th June 2021. Also to the return of Mike Fraser on 4th September 2021 with part two of his course on the influence of prominent Northumbrians on British History and Politics.