What's On At The Lit And Phil

  • Jun Thursday 20th 18:00
    George Orwell's 1984 with DJ Taylor £4
  • Jun Friday 21st 19:00
    Summer Hauntings: Midsummer Phantoms @ the Phil £5/3
  • Jun Saturday 22nd 10:00
    Summer Hauntings: Haunted Lit & Phil tour £5
  • Jun Saturday 22nd 11:30
    Summer Hauntings: Ghost NorthEast talk FREE
  • Jun Saturday 22nd 21:00
    Summer Hauntings: Overnight Investigation with Ghost NorthEast £25
  • Jun Monday 24th 14:30
    Summer Hauntings: Gothic Novels Afternoon Tea £15

What's on this month

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Seat 20 in the stunning Committee Room or plan an event in the Library (or something inbetween). The Lit & Phil is ideal for your meeting, training or party and is perfectly located next to the station.


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