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September 2017

First Tuesday: CHANGE OF SPEAKERS: Doug Miller and Steve Grinter – ‘ITG on Tyne – The Work of the International Textile Garment and Leather Workers Federation’

September 5 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Old George Inn, Old George Yard
Newcastle, NE1 1EZ
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The 5 September First Tuesday was planned to feature Eric Wade talking about 'The Big Hewer'. Unfortunately Eric can no longer make it. However, we are delighted to say that Doug Miller and Steve Grinter have agreed to step in and bring forward from November, their talk on The Work of the International Textile Garment and Leather Workers Federation.  

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Joseph Skipsey: The Pitman Poet of Percy Main

September 7

These are three related events at locations around Tyneside, all on Thursday 7 September, to celebrate the 185th Anniversary of the birth of Joseph Skipsey, the Pitman Poet of Percy Main. THE PITMAN POET OF PERCY MAIN: Joseph Skipsey (1832-1903) 185th anniversary of his birth event with launch of a new book about Skipsey published by Northern Voices Community Projects in association with North Tyneside council. Featuring poetry and songs by contributors to the book, together with readings of Skipsey's own…

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Day School: Fifty Years of Activism

September 16 @ 9:30 am - 4:30 pm
Northumbria University,

Venue: University of Northumbria, Ellison Building 9:30am to 4:30pm, Saturday 16 September 2017 (Exact details of location at Northumbria University will be posted here soon). A collaboration between the Histories of Activism Group at Northumbria University, and the North East Labour History Society. This day school will reflect on the last fifty years in the North East, and especially the great changes that have occurred in politics, culture and society. The workshops will focus on specific subjects such as Labour…

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NELH AGM. Speaker: Nigel Todd : ‘Responses in the North East to the Russian Revolution’

September 26 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
North East Mining Institute, Neville Hall, Westgate Road
Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 1SE
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Speaker: Nigel Todd : ‘Responses in the North East to the Russian Revolution’ Please not that the date of the NELH AGM has been changed from Tuesday 19 September to Tuesday 26 September.

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October 2017

Dave Harker – First Tuesday: Joe Wilson, the Gallowgate Lad

October 3 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Old George Inn, Old George Yard
Newcastle, NE1 1EZ
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Please note, the topic for this date has been changed. Nigel Todd's talk on the N East's Response to the Russian Revolution will now be at the NELH AGM on 26 September.

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November 2017

First Tuesday: Speaker to be confirmed (Doug Miller now speaking on 5 September)

November 7 @ 7:00 pm
Old George Inn, Old George Yard
Newcastle, NE1 1EZ
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Doug Miller's original talk for this November First Tuesday: The Work of the International Textile Garment and Leather Workers Federation, has now been rescheduled to 5 September.

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