The Lit & Phil Past Events

  • August 2017
    • Blinking in the Sun - The Cat in Art, with Gail-Nina Anderson
    • Mudfog Press presents Peter Adegbie and the last poems of the late Gordon Hodgeon
    • Whistlejacket – The Horse in Art, with Gail-Nina Anderson
    • Dignity and Impudence - The Dog in Art, with Gail-Nina Anderson
  • July 2017
    • Francis Ledwidge: The ‘Poet of the Blackbirds’ at Passchendaele
    • Music for a Georgian Drawing Room
    • Lunchtime Jazz
    • The Adventures of Richard Spruce
    • Newcastle Battalions in action on the Somme with Neil Storey
    • Paul Summers Poetry Reading


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