The Lit & Phil Past Events

  • March 2019
    • Newcastle Piping Festival Taster Concert
    • Gail-Nina Anderson Lecture Series - James Whistler 1/3
    • Lunchtime Jazz
    • The Border on Shakespeare's Stage
    • Tour of BBC Newcastle - Members only
    • Stormtroopers: A New History of Hitler's Brownshirts
    • Nina Kumin on Baroque Violin
  • February 2019
    • Folk Horror with Gail-Nina Anderson
    • Lunchtime Jazz
    • Rob Hall and Chick Lyall


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