What's On At The Lit And Phil

  • Books
    Oct Friday 18th 10:00
    The Lit & Phil Book Sale £1.00
  • Oct Wednesday 23rd 18:00
    Gail-Nina Anderson Lecture Series: Art & Science £4
  • Oct Thursday 24th 19:00
    Bad Magic FREE
  • Oct Saturday 26th 11:00
    Pre-Raphaelites on Tyneside £3
  • Oct Saturday 26th 14:00
    Charlotte Heslop: Soprano CANCELLED
  • Oct Tuesday 29th 19:00
    Sean O'Brien and Birtley Aris £3

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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