Wednesday January 16th 2013 7.30pm.
Northern Voices Community Projects Annual Award event. Presentation of annual Northern Voices Community Projects Joseph Skipsey Award - and commemoration of the Hartley Pit Disaster with poems and songs. This event will also mark the 45th anniversary of the death of Newcastle writer Jack Common and the 110th of his birth, with readings from his works, poems and songs by local folk group 'Kiddar's Luck'.
Tuesday September 3rd 2013 7.30pm.
Northern Voices Community Projects. A special event to mark 110th anniversary of the death of pitman poet Joseph Skipsey (1832-1903)
with songs and readings.
Events held at Mining Institute, Westgate Road, Newcastle.