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Reflections of Newcastle 1914-18

On the 1 July 2016 after a year of researching, writing and designing, ‘Reflections of Newcastle 1914-18’ was launched and became available to the public. Consisting of three iBooks and three city walks, ‘Reflections of Newcastle 1914-18’ explores Newcastle during the war … Continue reading

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A Close Up on Lives: Basil Peacock and George Harbottle and the outbreak of WWI in Newcastle

In the early days of August 1914, Newcastle upon Tyne was a city in the shadow of war. Each person that was there in those days had a unique story to tell and it is fascinating when some of these … Continue reading

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