The Lit & Phil Past Events

  • November 2019
    • BOOKS ON TYNE: Crusoe's Island
    • Books on Tyne
    • Dancing on the Tyne Open Evening
    • A Christmas Carol
    • Ghosts and Hauntings in the North East
    • William Shield Festival
    • M.R James Ghost Stories
    • Lunchtime Jazz: Jo Harrop & Jamie McCredie
    • Dancing on the Tyne Exhibition
    • Poesie Grande Guerre


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