Cool stuff in and around our Neighbourhood. 

Currently compiled as a blog by our Team. This list is ongoing and not exhaustive. 

(During Covid - 19 venues will be closed, please check their websites) 


  • Hartlepool Art Gallery

    Hartlepool Art Gallery,

    Church St,


    TS24 7EQ



    10am - 5pm, Tuesday - Saturday




    Hartlepool Art Gallery is a beautiful restored Victorian church, built in 1854 and designed by the architect Edward Buckton Lamb.


    It has a great programme of local artists work on show, in both group and solo exhibitions. The links to the Northern School of Art.....

  • The Bowes Museum

    Art gallery, Barnard Castle

    The Bowes Museum,


    Barnard Castle,

    DL12 8NP


    Open: 10 - 5 daily (closed 25, 26 December & 1 January)


    This gallery is not free entry, and prices range (info on website)




    The Bowes Museum has a huge collection of artworks. The collection was started by John Bowes and Joséphine Bowes in the late 1800's, and includes Goya, El Greco, a huge collection of furniture, stained glass and the Silver Swan. 


    The 240 year-old....

  • Newcastle Arts Centre

    Artshop and so much more!
    Newcastle Arts Centre

    Newcastle Arts Centre

    67 Westgate Road, 

    Newcastle upon Tyne 

    NE1 1SG


    OPEN: Monday - Friday 9am - 5:30pm

                Saturday 9am - 5pm





    Newcastle Arts Centre consists of a number of different elements, they have an art supplies shop called Details, a frame shop, craft shop, Jazz Cafe and The Black Swan...

  • by Miles Thurlow
    The New Bridge Project: Gateshead
    The NewBridge Project: Gateshead and NewBridge Books
    232-240 High Street
    NE8 1AQ
    OPEN: Tuesday - Saturday 12 - 6pm 

    The New Bridge Project is a progressive, artist-led studio group based in Newcastle and Gateshead Town Centre....