County Durham museum’s packed summer of events
Try It Tuesdays
Discover the story of North East Suffragette Connie Lewcock, is she guilty or not guilty? Decide at 11.30am, 12.30pm, 1.45pm and 3.45pm at Rowley Station.
Have a go at football skills with the Newcastle United Foundation on the Events Field on July 26, August 9 and 23, between 11am and 3pm.
The cottage of murdered Georgian quilter Joseph Hedley, in the 1820s Landscape, is the first completed building in the £18million Remaking Beamish project.
Great North Festival of Agriculture
- Dig for Victory, August 30-September 2: Meet the Land Girls, Lumberjills and Home Guard, and enjoy music and hands-on activities as you discover life on the Home Front during the Second World War.
- Leek Show, September 8-9
- Agricultural Show, September 13-16
- Hands-on Heritage Skills, September 22-23
- Harvest Festival and Harvest Home, September 29-30