Promoting, celebrating and sharing Benwell and Scotswood heritage

Posted on May 13 2015

Our latest member St James' Heritage & Environment Group, Benwell is a fantastic heritage group for the West End of Newcastle. Not only do they hold local history talks and run guided tours in and around Benwell, they produce local history books, heritage trails and are currently holding 2 exhibitions :

April – June
"Benwell through the years"
An exhibition of maps and old photographs from West Newcastle Picture History Collection showing how Benwell has grown and developed

"Discover the Romans beneath your streets "
An exhibition about the Romans in Benwell and Tyneside including findings from the 2013/14 excavations in and around Pendower

Event Information and further information here

Last changed: May 14 2015 at 6:33 AM